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carrying-on

noun [C or U] uk   /ˌkær.i.ɪŋˈɒn/  us   /ˌker.i.ɪŋˈɑːn/ (plural carryings-on)
activity that is not honest or moral: The company seems to have been involved in some rather dishonest carrying-on. The newspapers were full of politicians' carryings-on.
Translations of “carrying-on”
in Chinese (Traditional) 醜聞, 不光彩的事…
in Chinese (Simplified) 丑闻, 不光彩的事…
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