Though he voyages with but fourteen companions, the ship is big enough to carry back four horses.
"There is something for Master Gerald to carry back to the luncheon-cart," he said.
She went to carry back this money with great gratitude to Mrs. Sponge.
As he surmised, they were not likely to allow him to carry back the valuables he had in his possession.
Ted signed to the Gurkhas to help him carry back their wounded officer.
Still there were the letters to be written which Maso was to carry back from Bologna.
He also offered to carry back any message or supplies the American Admiral might choose to send them.
How far off in time are we to carry back the date of their arrival?
Hereupon I requested Delilah to carry back Morhof, and replace him in the wide gap he had left in the bookshelf.
We knew it would be disastrous for you to carry back to your world your idea of how we live.
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'']