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synonyms for carry the torch

  • accept
  • bleed
  • encounter
  • experience
  • feel
  • go through
  • have
  • hurt
  • know
  • receive
  • see
  • support
  • sustain
  • take
  • undergo
  • abide
  • acquiesce
  • admit
  • allow
  • bear
  • bow
  • brave
  • brook
  • concede
  • countenance
  • indulge
  • let
  • license
  • sanction
  • stand
  • stomach
  • submit
  • swallow
  • sweat
  • tolerate
  • yield
  • bear with
  • live with
  • put up with
  • sit and take it
  • take it
  • wait out
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antonyms for carry the torch

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  • abstain
  • avoid
  • disallow
  • discontinue
  • give
  • let go
  • misunderstand
  • neglect
  • offer
  • refuse
  • reject
  • stop
  • surrender
  • deny
  • disagree
  • disapprove
  • dispute
  • dissent
  • dodge
  • expel
  • fight
  • forbid
  • hide
  • hold
  • keep
  • oppose
  • prevent
  • prohibit
  • protest
  • resist
  • shun
  • veto
  • withhold
  • aid
  • alleviate
  • assist
  • comfort
  • help
  • relieve
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How to use carry the torch in a sentence

Truth is a torch, but one of enormous size; so that we slink past it in rather a blinking fashion for fear it should burn us.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
The occasion should be seized also to increase the balances of depositors who carry unprofitable accounts.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
They will carry out the dictum of Carlyle that the modern university is a university of books.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
It was little better than coal dust, and would not carry a ball fifty paces to kill or wound.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
The text of the amendments designed to carry out these recommendations will be submitted by the Board at an early date.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
The Professor, passing benevolently on, was glad he had now enough money to carry out his projects.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
A quite young child will, for example, pretend to do something, as to take an empty cup and carry out the semblance of drinking.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
It is by my order that the Turks are being left a free hand to carry out this pious duty.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
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