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  Definition of carry on
  1. continue with one''s activities; "I know it''s hard," he continued, "but there is no choice"; "carry on--pretend we are not in the room"
  2. direct the course of; manage or control; "You cannot conduct business like this"
  3. misbehave badly; act in a silly or improper way; "The children acted up when they were not bored"
  4. keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last; "preserve the peace in the family"; "continue the family tradition"; "Carry on the old traditions"
Similar Words: continue, go on, proceed, conduct, deal, act up, uphold, bear on, preserve

 

Hyponyms: segue, ramble on, ramble, jog, racketeer, resume, restart, persevere, persist, hang in, hang on, hold on, perpetuate, prolong, sustain, keep up, mummify

 

Grouped Verbs: continue, go on, proceed, go along, keep, go forward

 

Derivational Morphology: lengthiness, prolongation, continuation, protraction, continuance, hand, deal, transaction, dealing, dealings, conducting, preservation, upholder, maintainer, sustainer

 

 
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