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adjective as in transported

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He wore white gloves, a dignified long black coat, and matching pants and vest, and he carried a dark walking stick.

But most of this gap, say the researchers who carried out the study, is due to discrimination.

But at this stage, he is either afraid or unable to get carried away by his thoughts.

A few weeks later, the militants carried out a series of raids on border posts, killing five Iranian policemen.

Earlier, when the mayor spoke, some of the cops had turned their back on the Jumbotron that carried the service to the street.

In this way bundles of the plants are easily made, and in most cases these can be readily carried about.

A leather swordbelt, gold-embroidered at the edges, carried a long steel-halted rapier in a leather scabbard chaped with steel.

The two little Pontelliers were with him, and he carried Madame Ratignolle's little girl in his arms.

She had carried the baby over to Juana's and left her there, that she might be free to serve the Father's supper.

I doubt that thirty persons per day are carried into or brought out of it by all public conveyances whatever.


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On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to carried, such as: borne, drifting, lugged, and toted.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.