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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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It should be: carry on getting carried away because there's enough times when your team makes you turn to a carry-out.
If we're in isn't th"We have to be pleased but we won't be getting carried away
It certainly keeps our feet on the ground and we are not getting carried away with anything.
We are only seven games into it and we are not getting carried away.
People like Ian Ashbee won't be getting carried away, you can be sure of that.
It's a great win for us and getting an early goal gave us a lot of confidence but I am not getting carried away.
Punters may have been getting carried away backing the horse to such an extent following rainfall at the track - the horse needs the ground as soft as possible, and it's doubtful that the ground was testing enough here.
McMenemy will be delighted with a win against a team 60 places higher in the FIFA world rankings, but will not be getting carried away.
Paul Moore insists he will not be getting carried away despite AFC Liverpool''s table-topping start to the 2013-14 season.
But Anderson knows that a win this weekend would still be far too early to start getting carried away.
He said: "It's always nice to hit the ground running but no-one is getting carried away.
No one is getting carried away but they now have to ask themselves how high they think they can take this club.