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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (noun) carry

Synonyms: carry Definition: the act of carrying something

Hypernyms: conveyance, transfer, transferral, transport, transportation Definition: the act of moving something from one location to another

Synonyms for (verb) carry

Synonyms: have a bun in the oven, gestate, expect, carry, bear Definition: be pregnant with Usage: She is bearing his child; The are expecting another child in January; I am carrying his child

Hypernyms: deliver, have, give birth, birth, bear Definition: cause to be born Usage: My wife had twins yesterday!

Synonyms: extend, carry Definition: continue or extend Usage: The civil war carried into the neighboring province; The disease extended into the remote mountain provinces

Hypernyms: continue Definition: exist over a prolonged period of time Usage: The bad weather continued for two more weeks

Synonyms: carry Definition: include, as on a list Usage: How many people are carried on the payroll?

Hypernyms: include Definition: consider as part of something Usage: I include you in the list of culprits

Synonyms: carry Definition: sing or play against other voices or parts Usage: He cannot carry a tune

Hypernyms: do, perform, execute Definition: carry out or perform an action Usage: John did the painting, the weeding, and he cleaned out the gutters; the skater executed a triple pirouette; she did a little dance

Synonyms: carry, express, convey Definition: serve as a means for expressing something Usage: The painting of Mary carries motherly love; His voice carried a lot of anger

Hypernyms: communicate, intercommunicate Definition: transmit thoughts or feelings Usage: He communicated his anxieties to the psychiatrist

Synonyms: carry Definition: pass on a communication Usage: The news was carried to every village in the province

Hypernyms: put across, pass, pass along, pass on, communicate Definition: transmit information Usage: Please communicate this message to all employees; pass along the good news

Synonyms: carry Definition: be successful in Usage: She lost the game but carried the match

Hypernyms: win Definition: be the winner in a contest or competition; be victorious Usage: He won the Gold Medal in skating; Our home team won; Win the game

Synonyms: carry Definition: win in an election Usage: The senator carried his home state

Hypernyms: win Definition: be the winner in a contest or competition; be victorious Usage: He won the Gold Medal in skating; Our home team won; Win the game

Synonyms: carry Definition: secure the passage or adoption (of bills and motions) Usage: The motion carried easily

Hypernyms: obtain Definition: come into possession of Usage: How did you obtain the visa?

Synonyms: carry Definition: cover a certain distance or advance beyond Usage: The drive carried to the green

Hypernyms: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: carry Definition: have a certain range Usage: This rifle carries for 3,000 feet

Hypernyms: feature, have Definition: have as a feature Usage: This restaurant features the most famous chefs in France

Synonyms: carry Definition: be able to feed Usage: This land will carry ten cows to the acre

Hypernyms: sustain, nourish, nurture Definition: provide with nourishment Usage: We sustained ourselves on bread and water; This kind of food is not nourishing for young children

Synonyms: carry, hold Definition: drink alcohol without showing ill effects Usage: He can hold his liquor; he had drunk more than he could carry

Hypernyms: booze, fuddle, drink Definition: consume alcohol Usage: We were up drinking all night

Synonyms: carry Definition: bear or be able to bear the weight, pressure,or responsibility of Usage: His efforts carried the entire project; How many credits is this student carrying?; We carry a very large mortgage

Hypernyms: hold, hold up, support, sustain Definition: be the physical support of; carry the weight of Usage: The beam holds up the roof; He supported me with one hand while I balanced on the beam; What's holding that mirror?

Synonyms: carry Definition: propel or give impetus to Usage: The sudden gust of air propelled the ball to the other side of the fence

Hypernyms: impel, propel Definition: cause to move forward with force Usage: Steam propels this ship

Synonyms: dribble, carry Definition: propel, "Carry the ball" Usage: dribble the ball

Hypernyms: hit Definition: cause to move by striking Usage: hit a ball

Synonyms: transport, carry Definition: move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body Usage: You must carry your camping gear; carry the suitcases to the car; This train is carrying nuclear waste; These pipes carry waste water into the river

Hypernyms: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant

Synonyms: carry Definition: bear (a crop) Usage: this land does not carry olives

Hypernyms: produce, raise, grow, farm Definition: cultivate by growing, often involving improvements by means of agricultural techniques Usage: The Bordeaux region produces great red wines; They produce good ham in Parma; We grow wheat here; We raise hogs here

Synonyms: run, carry Definition: include as the content; broadcast or publicize Usage: We ran the ad three times; This paper carries a restaurant review; All major networks carried the press conference

Hypernyms: diffuse, disperse, disseminate, distribute, spread, pass around, broadcast, circularise, circularize, circulate, propagate Definition: cause to become widely known Usage: spread information; circulate a rumor; broadcast the news

Synonyms: carry Definition: pursue a line of scent or be a bearer Usage: the dog was taught to fetch and carry

Hypernyms: follow Definition: to travel behind, go after, come after Usage: The ducklings followed their mother around the pond; Please follow the guide through the museum

Synonyms: carry Definition: transfer (a number, cipher, or remainder) to the next column or unit's place before or after, in addition or multiplication Usage: put down 5 and carry 2

Hypernyms: shift, transfer Definition: move around Usage: transfer the packet from his trouser pockets to a pocket in his jacket

Synonyms: carry, channel, impart, transmit, conduct, convey Definition: transmit or serve as the medium for transmission Usage: Sound carries well over water; The airwaves carry the sound; Many metals conduct heat

Hypernyms: bring, convey, take Definition: take something or somebody with oneself somewhere Usage: Bring me the box from the other room; Take these letters to the boss; This brings me to the main point

Synonyms: post, carry Definition: transfer (entries) from one account book to another

Hypernyms: transfer Definition: move from one place to another Usage: transfer the data; transmit the news; transfer the patient to another hospital

Synonyms: stock, stockpile, carry Definition: have on hand Usage: Do you carry kerosene heaters?

Hypernyms: hold, have, have got Definition: have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense Usage: She has $1,000 in the bank; He has got two beautiful daughters; She holds a Master's degree from Harvard

Synonyms: carry Definition: capture after a fight Usage: The troops carried the town after a brief fight

Hypernyms: capture, seize, conquer, appropriate Definition: take possession of by force, as after an invasion Usage: the invaders seized the land and property of the inhabitants; The army seized the town; The militia captured the castle

Synonyms: carry Definition: have on the surface or on the skin Usage: carry scars

Hypernyms: bear Definition: have Usage: bear a resemblance; bear a signature

Synonyms: acquit, bear, behave, conduct, deport, carry, comport Definition: behave in a certain manner Usage: She carried herself well; he bore himself with dignity; They conducted themselves well during these difficult times

Hypernyms: carry, hold, bear Definition: support or hold in a certain manner Usage: She holds her head high; He carried himself upright

Hypernyms: move, act Definition: perform an action, or work out or perform (an action) Usage: think before you act; We must move quickly; The governor should act on the new energy bill; The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel

Synonyms: carry Definition: take further or advance Usage: carry a cause

Hypernyms: boost, advance, encourage, further, promote Definition: contribute to the progress or growth of Usage: I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom

Synonyms: carry Definition: compensate for a weaker partner or member by one's own performance Usage: I resent having to carry her all the time

Hypernyms: make up, correct, counterbalance, even off, even out, even up, compensate Definition: adjust for Usage: engineers will work to correct the effects or air resistance

Synonyms: carry Definition: extend to a certain degree Usage: carry too far; She carries her ideas to the extreme

Hypernyms: effect Definition: act so as to bring into existence Usage: effect a change

Synonyms: persuade, sway, carry Definition: win approval or support for Usage: Carry all before one; His speech did not sway the voters

Hypernyms: act upon, work, influence Definition: have and exert influence or effect Usage: The artist's work influenced the young painter; She worked on her friends to support the political candidate

Synonyms: carry Definition: be equipped with (a mast or sail) Usage: This boat can only carry a small sail

Hypernyms: feature, have Definition: have as a feature Usage: This restaurant features the most famous chefs in France

Synonyms: carry Definition: be necessarily associated with or result in or involve Usage: This crime carries a penalty of five years in prison

Hypernyms: involve, imply Definition: have as a necessary feature Usage: This decision involves many changes

Synonyms: carry Definition: have or possess something abstract Usage: I carry her image in my mind's eye; I will carry the secret to my grave; I carry these thoughts in the back of my head; I carry a lot of life insurance

Hypernyms: hold, have, have got Definition: have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense Usage: She has $1,000 in the bank; He has got two beautiful daughters; She holds a Master's degree from Harvard

Synonyms: carry Definition: keep up with financial support Usage: The Federal Government carried the province for many years

Hypernyms: sustain, maintain, keep Definition: supply with necessities and support Usage: She alone sustained her family; The money will sustain our good cause; There's little to earn and many to keep

Synonyms: hold, carry, contain, bear Definition: contain or hold; have within Usage: The jar carries wine; The canteen holds fresh water; This can contains water

Hypernyms: include Definition: have as a part, be made up out of Usage: The list includes the names of many famous writers

Synonyms: take, carry, pack Definition: have with oneself; have on one's person Usage: She always takes an umbrella; I always carry money; She packs a gun when she goes into the mountains

Hypernyms: feature, have Definition: have as a feature Usage: This restaurant features the most famous chefs in France

Synonyms: carry Definition: be conveyed over a certain distance Usage: Her voice carries very well in this big opera house

Hypernyms: range Definition: have a range; be capable of projecting over a certain distance, as of a gun Usage: This gun ranges over two miles

Synonyms: carry Definition: have as an inherent or characteristic feature or have as a consequence Usage: This new washer carries a two year guarantee; The loan carries a high interest rate; this undertaking carries many dangers; She carries her mother's genes; These bonds carry warrants; The restaurant carries an unusual name

Hypernyms: feature, have Definition: have as a feature Usage: This restaurant features the most famous chefs in France