carry

(redirected from carries weight)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Financial, Encyclopedia.

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
References in periodicals archive ?
At the same conference, there were differing views on the importance of branding, with most saying it is not the brand that carries weight as much as a reputation for excellence.
To that extent, traditional political historiography of the Wars of Religion still carries weight.
Van Der Tuin does not believe a community board vote carries weight very often, particularly when a project has city or developer momentum behind it.
On a conceptual level, this argument carries weight.
The endorsement from id carries weight in the marketplace, but more importantly it lets the QUAKE community know that Deathmatch Maker is an application of quality that has the approval of a game developer they trust.
By Hani Al-Awad DUBAI, May 9 (KUNA) -- The Arab Media Forum carries weight in the region since it has introduced the digital revolution to the various Arab media outlets, Kuwait's former minister of information Dr.