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synonyms for carrying-on

  • chronic
  • enduring
  • lasting
  • advancing
  • maintaining
  • persevering
  • persisting
  • progressing
  • pursuing
  • sustaining
  • permanent

antonyms for carrying-on

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  • temporary
      • faithfulness
        • judgment
        • sense
        • wisdom
        • care
        • carefulness
        • caution
        • circumspection
        • prudence
        • seriousness
        • thoughtfulness
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          How to use carrying-on in a sentence

          “Mon pauvre petit, you are hungry,” said Aristide, carrying it to the car racked by the clattering engine.
          THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
          Then the two bodies of the men were buried, carrying them together from the street to the grave.
          THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
          Five hundred of our fighting men are running to and fro between cliffs and sea carrying stones wherewith to improve our pier.
          GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
          The carrying of these heavy government debts is a question of the future production of goods, of commerce, and of saving.
          READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
          They are cells which have been highly differentiated for the purpose of carrying oxygen from the lungs to the tissues.
          A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
          I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
          RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
          Don't you see him right behind that little man in yellow who is carrying a big blue flag?
          OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
          Carrying these suggestions to the text, they help fix the exact number of times the word “bells” occurs in each line.
          ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
          The total area of land purchased for the carrying-out of the scheme is put at 215,317 square yds.
          SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
          Speaking generally, the tone is pure and possesses considerable carrying power.
          THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
          SYNONYM OF THE DAY
          OCTOBER 26, 1985
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          capacitor

          WORDS RELATED TO CARRYING-ON

          • affair
          • carrying-on
          • cheating
          • extracurricular activity
          • fling
          • fornication
          • hanky-panky
          • immorality
          • infidelity
          • matinee
          • playing around
          • relationship
          • thing
          • two-timing
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