But nobody seriously believes that these troops are ready to carry out the role assigned them.
Lord Prescott Former deputy prime minister, suing the police after claiming they failed to carry out a proper investigation.
He did not have the political means necessary to allow him to carry out his decision to close Guantánamo.
As head of the armed forces, he dispatched the Revolutionary Guards to the prisons to carry out the slaughter.
And Westin was forced to carry out the reduction, before his departure.
If it was a prank to carry out the rle of the Burglar, it is time for it to end.
The latter had had more than the time necessary to carry out his purpose.
A letter from the War Department received at about this time left him free to carry out his plans.
There was some troublesome business I had to carry out in Cairo.
To carry out these great union school plans, made a necessity for too much machinery.
early 14c., from Anglo-French carier "to transport in a vehicle" or Old North French carrier "to cart, carry" (Modern French charrier), from Gallo-Romance *carrizare, from Late Latin carricare, from Latin carrum (see car).
Meaning "take by force" is from 1580s. Sense of "gain victory in an election" is from 1610s. Of sound, "to be heard at a distance" by 1896. Carrying capacity is attested from 1836. Carry on "continue to advance" is from 1640s; carryings-on "questionable doings" is from 1660s. Carry-castle (1590s) was an old descriptive term for an elephant.
c.1600, "vehicle for carrying," from carry (v.). U.S. football sense attested by 1949.
[fr the 1920s phrase carry iron, ''to be armed'']