carry

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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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This will, actually, carry the ball out of the danger area, so we want the opposite to be done--force the ball into the middle of the goal area.
UCLA likely won't ask Drew to carry the ball as often because of the emergence of Chris Markey as a backup.
The DON considers how long the employee has been there, how good his or her attendance is, whether she can carry the ball with an agency aide or a "newbie" in orientation, whether she sneaks a quick cigarette out by the dumpster or some other acceptable place vs.
A minute or so later Carra did carry the ball out, but he turned and shouted: 'They'll be carrying you out of here in a minute