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carry sth out

phrasal verb with carry uk   /ˈkær.i/  us   /ˈker-/ verb
B1 to do or ​complete something, ​especially that you have said you would do or that you have been told to do: Dr Carter is ​carrying out ​research on early ​Christianart. The ​hospital is ​carrying out ​tests to ​find out what's ​wrong with her. Our ​soldierscarried out a ​successfulattack last ​night. It is ​hoped that the kidnappers will not ​carry out ​theirthreat to ​kill the ​hostages. Don't ​blame me, I'm only ​carrying out my ​orders/​instructions.

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(Definition of carry sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “carry sth out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 执行,贯彻,落实,完成…
in Chinese (Traditional) 執行,貫徹,落實,完成…
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