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carry awayverb abduce, abduct, capture, carry off, commandeer, convey away, drag away, expropriate, make off with, overcome, overpower, purloin, ravish, remove, remove bodily, run off with, seize, shanghai, spirit away, steal, take away, take by assault, take by stealth, take captive, take forcibly, take prisoner, thieve, waylay
Associated concepts: abduction, asportation, kidnapping, theft
Foreign phrases: Cepit et asportavit.He took and carried away.
See also: abduct, capture, displace, distrain, hijack, hold up, impropriate, remove, rob