If public opinion is divided and conflicted, those divisions and conflicts will carry over into our politics.
Why would you go out and appoint Hillary Clinton as Secretary of State and carry over that old regime?
The last compartment of all, in the very stern, contains six tanks that carry over one thousand gallons of gasolene.
Well, since you are going that way anyhow, you can carry over a bowl of broth.
"I will carry over the wreaths, and lay them in the tombs," cried the prince.
And I fear me there is no help for this trouble in the gun you carry over your shoulder, Stair.
For cowards the road of desertion should be left open; they will carry over to the enemy nothing but their fears.
And as few of them self-sow, it is necessary to plant and carry over every season.
The twelve couples embarked in the boats, which crossed back many times in order to carry over the other princes.
The power they had used might carry over a greater distance.
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'']