This medium was ‘the boy who used to carry my (Albert’s) gun at Balmoral'.
But nobody seriously believes that these troops are ready to carry out the role assigned them.
Andy came, Andy rappelled, Andy went home again to carry on whatever it is he bloody does.
He faces problems at home and abroad that only someone who can carry the nation with him would be capable of solving.
Not because any of them is a regional military superpower, but because all now carry market weight.
Follow them and watch them catch and carry home small insects.
Tim, carry it to my lady, you should have carried it to my lady first.
Such a decree he could use to any extent to which he could carry with him the sympathies of the people.
They were extremely anxious to carry Hester, Margaret, and the baby, with them.
They dragged me out into the field and made me carry all the pails.
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'']