But Rachel, 19, was ready for her—she was toting a razor-sharp steak knife.
Hundreds of millions of people were accustomed to toting these objects around, plugging them in to recharge them, and using them.
She went with her IV hidden under her dress uniform, toting a bag of medication.
"to carry," 1670s, of unknown origin; originally attested in Virginia, but OED discounts the popular theory of its origin in a W.African language (cf. Kikongo tota "pick up," Kimbundu tuta "carry, load," related to Swahili tuta "pile up, carry"). Related: Toted; toting. Tote bag is first recorded 1900.
Completely; unquestionably: totally his fault/ totally awesome
Uninformed; ignorant; in the dark
[1970s+ Teenagers; Clueless is a late 1930s Royal Air Force term]