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adjective as in continuing

noun as in adultery

noun as in scene

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Example Sentences

When she got going, laughing and carrying-on, what wouldn't she say, right out before anybody!

There was a newly-married couple in our car, and of course lots of us were more or less interested in their carrying-on.

They always seem to be happy, singing and “carrying-on” with the utmost abandon.

What's all this we hear about your carrying-on this morning?


On this page you'll find 428 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to carrying-on, such as: chronic, enduring, lasting, advancing, maintaining, and persevering.

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