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Related to carried the day: Off the Top of My Head, defer to, come to fruition, give it a shot, calling it a day

carry

(Succeed), verb accomplish, achieve, attain, be victorious, bring to pass, cause to happen, complete, effect, effectuate, gain, prevail, score, succeed, win
Associated concepts: carry a vote

carry

(Transport), verb bear, bring, cart, convey, haul, move, take, tote, transport
Associated concepts: carry a concealed weapon, carry a weapon, carry back, carry on a business, carry on trade, carrying charges, carrying on a trade or business, carrying on any trade or business, carrying on business, larceny, take and carry away
See also: approve, bear, convey, deliver, demean, handle, move, pass, support, trade, transfer, transmit, transport, uphold, wield
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Back in the boardroom, Howard remarked that one chip fryer would have carried the day.
Pack power carried the day for the Cumbrians, although Park felt they were penalised out of the game.
Their forces collided first at Dyrrachium in Greece, where Pompey's experience and able generalship carried the day in July, 48 B.
I believe he was the strongest personality on the panel and his opinion carried the day.
Israel carried the day, though we prevented it from destroying an encircled Egyptian army.