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verb as in win; accomplish

verb as in broadcast electronically

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But even when the jet will be able to shoot its gun, the F-35 barely carries enough ammunition to make the weapon useful.

Tax evasion carries a maximum penalty of five years, and thus it seems likely that Grimm would be covered by the provision.

Beyond the embarrassment, missing bowl games carries a real economic cost.

Its blasphemy law, which carries the death penalty, is frequently invoked and just as frequently misused.

While the Hobby Lobby decision may have lost its cultural appeal, it still carries weight in the federal court system.

When the harvest time arrives in December, each tenant carries his crop to the mill for grinding.

Accordingly he carries to court a beautiful barb, and requests his majesty's acceptance of it.

He carries a bamboo basket in which he has put a mixture containing a curious kind of poison.

If he carries these gratuitously his obligation is still less, nevertheless he must even then take some care of them.

He always carries it about with him, and if perchance he gets out he is truly miserable.


On this page you'll find 109 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to carries, such as: tote, give, import, move, bear, and transfer.

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