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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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Elsewhere, Swansea ain't getting carried away, no chance of Owen Coyle doing so, or Luton Town and, erm, Huddersfield Giants, whoever or whatever they might be.
There's a bit of fun poked at me for being deadpan so I wasn't getting carried away with a couple of good results and likewise I won't get too downhearted with this.
We are only seven games into it and we are not getting carried away.
But boss Duncan Shearer said: "No-one is getting carried away as there's a very long way to go.
Imbabura chief Jose Luis Migueles was slapped with a six-month suspension after getting carried away during his side's 1-1 draw with Emelec.
OK, that may be getting carried away -- even if this is the NFC West -- but at least they're starting to look the part.
That fight could happen before the end of the year, but Norton admits he isn't getting carried away by talk of title fights.
The Tynecastle manager is not getting carried away.
This trader became prosperous and seasoned on the basis of such advice, while all many of his colleagues went bust by getting carried away by the periodic euphoria that has come to characterize the emerging markets.
Except when he's getting carried away by a political speech, Falardeau aims at Hemingwayesque terseness and concentration.
BRIAN O'Driscoll is clearly getting carried away with work in his retirement.