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Carry vs. Travel

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Carryverb

(transitive) To lift (something) and take it to another place; to transport (something) by lifting.

Travelverb

(intransitive) To be on a journey, often for pleasure or business and with luggage; to go from one place to another.

‘I like to travel.’;

Carryverb

To transfer from one place (such as a country, book, or column) to another.

‘to carry the war from Greece into Asia’; ‘to carry an account to the ledger’;

Travelverb

(intransitive) To pass from here to there; to move or transmit; to go from one place to another.

‘Soundwaves can travel through water.’;

Carryverb

To convey by extension or continuance; to extend.

‘The builders are going to carry the chimney through {{the roof.’; ‘}} They would have carried the road ten miles further, but ran out of materials.’;

Travelverb

To move illegally by walking or running without dribbling the ball.

Carryverb

To move; to convey by force; to impel; to conduct; to lead or guide.

Travelverb

(transitive) To travel throughout (a place).

‘I’ve travelled the world.’;

Carryverb

(transitive) To stock or supply (something).

‘The corner drugstore doesn't carry his favorite brand of aspirin.’;

Travelverb

(transitive) To force to journey.

Carryverb

(transitive) To adopt (something); take (something) over.

‘I think I can carry Smith's work while she is out.’;

Travelverb

(obsolete) To labour; to travail.

Carryverb

(transitive) To adopt or resolve upon, especially in a deliberative assembly

‘The court carries that motion.’;

Travelnoun

The act of traveling.

‘space travel’; ‘travel to Spain’;

Carryverb

In an addition, to transfer the quantity in excess of what is countable in the units in a column to the column immediately to the left in order to be added there.

‘Five and nine are fourteen; carry the one to the tens place.’;

Travelnoun

A series of journeys.

Carryverb

(transitive) To have or maintain (something).

‘Always carry sufficient insurance to protect against a loss.’;

Travelnoun

An account of one's travels.

‘I’m off on my travels around France again.’;

Carryverb

(intransitive) To be transmitted; to travel.

‘The sound of the bells carried for miles on the wind.’;

Travelnoun

The activity or traffic along a route or through a given point.

Carryverb

To insult, to diss.

Travelnoun

The working motion of a piece of machinery; the length of a mechanical stroke.

‘There was a lot of travel in the handle, because the tool was out of adjustment.’; ‘My drill press has a travel of only 1.5 inches.’;

Carryverb

To capture a ship by coming alongside and boarding.

Travelnoun

(obsolete) Labour; parturition; travail.

Carryverb

To transport (the ball) whilst maintaining possession.

Travelverb

To labor; to travail.

Carryverb

(transitive) To have on one's person.

‘she always carries a purse;’; ‘marsupials carry their young in a pouch’;

Travelverb

To go or march on foot; to walk; as, to travel over the city, or through the streets.

Carryverb

To be pregnant (with).

‘The doctor said she's carrying twins.’;

Travelverb

To pass by riding, or in any manner, to a distant place, or to many places; to journey; as, a man travels for his health; he is traveling in California.

Carryverb

To have propulsive power; to propel.

‘A gun or mortar carries well.’;

Travelverb

To pass; to go; to move.

‘Time travels in divers paces with divers persons.’;

Carryverb

To hold the head; said of a horse.

‘to carry well, i.e. to hold the head high, with arching neck’;

Travelverb

To journey over; to traverse; as, to travel the continent.

Carryverb

(hunting) To have earth or frost stick to the feet when running, as a hare.

Travelverb

To force to journey.

‘They shall not be traveled forth of their own franchises.’;

Carryverb

To bear or uphold successfully through conflict, as a leader or principle; hence, to succeed in, as in a contest; to bring to a successful issue; to win.

‘The Tories carried the election.’;

Travelnoun

The act of traveling, or journeying from place to place; a journey.

‘With long travel I am stiff and weary.’; ‘His travels ended at his country seat.’;

Carryverb

(obsolete) To get possession of by force; to capture.

Travelnoun

An account, by a traveler, of occurrences and observations during a journey; as, a book of travels; - often used as the title of a book; as, Travels in Italy.

Carryverb

To contain; to comprise; to bear the aspect of; to show or exhibit; to imply.

Travelnoun

The length of stroke of a reciprocating piece; as, the travel of a slide valve.

Carryverb

(reflexive) To bear (oneself); to behave or conduct.

Travelnoun

Labor; parturition; travail.

Carryverb

To bear the charges or burden of holding or having, as stocks, merchandise, etc., from one time to another.

‘A merchant is carrying a large stock;’; ‘a farm carries {{a mortgage;’; ‘}} a broker carries stock for {{a customer;’; ‘}} to carry a life insurance.’;

Travelnoun

the act of going from one place to another;

‘he enjoyed selling but he hated the travel’;

Carryverb

(intransitive) To have a weapon on one's person; to be armed.

Travelnoun

a movement through space that changes the location of something

Carrynoun

A manner of transporting or lifting something; the grip or position in which something is carried.

‘Adjust your carry from time to time so that you don't tire too quickly.’;

Travelnoun

self-propelled movement

Carrynoun

A tract of land over which boats or goods are carried between two bodies of navigable water; a portage.

Travelverb

change location; move, travel, or proceed;

‘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’;

Carrynoun

(computing) The bit or digit that is carried in an addition operation.

Travelverb

undertake a journey or trip

Carrynoun

(finance) The benefit or cost of owning an asset over time.

‘The carry on this trade is 25 basis points per annum.’;

Travelverb

make a trip for pleasure

Carrynoun

(golf) The distance travelled by the ball when struck, until it hits the ground.

Travelverb

travel upon or across;

‘travel the oceans’;

Carrynoun

(finance) Carried interest.

Travelverb

undergo transportation as in a vehicle;

‘We travelled North on Rte. 508’;

Carrynoun

The sky; cloud-drift.

Travelverb

travel from place to place, as for the purpose of finding work, preaching, or acting as a judge

Carryverb

To convey or transport in any manner from one place to another; to bear; - often with away or off.

‘When he dieth he shall carry nothing away.’; ‘Devout men carried Stephen to his burial.’; ‘Another carried the intelligence to Russell.’; ‘The sound will be carried, at the least, twenty miles.’;

Travelverb

make a journey, typically of some length

‘we travelled thousands of miles’; ‘the vessel had been travelling from Libya to Ireland’;

Carryverb

To have or hold as a burden, while moving from place to place; to have upon or about one's person; to bear; as, to carry a wound; to carry an unborn child.

‘If the ideas . . . were carried along with us in our minds.’;

Travelverb

journey along (a road) or through (a region)

‘he travelled the world with the army’;

Carryverb

To move; to convey by force; to impel; to conduct; to lead or guide.

‘Go, carry Sir John Falstaff to the Fleet.’; ‘He carried away all his cattle.’; ‘Passion and revenge will carry them too far.’;

Travelverb

go or be moved from place to place

‘a travelling exhibition’;

Carryverb

To transfer from one place (as a country, book, or column) to another; as, to carry the war from Greece into Asia; to carry an account to the ledger; to carry a number in adding figures.

Travelverb

withstand a journey without illness or impairment

‘he usually travels well, but he did get a bit upset on a very rough crossing’;

Carryverb

To convey by extension or continuance; to extend; as, to carry the chimney through the roof; to carry a road ten miles farther.

Travelverb

be successful away from the place of origin

‘accordion music travels well’;

Carryverb

To bear or uphold successfully through conflict, as a leader or principle; hence, to succeed in, as in a contest; to bring to a successful issue; to win; as, to carry an election.

‘The carrying of our main point.’;

Travelverb

(of an object or radiation) move, typically in a constant or predictable way

‘light travels faster than sound’;

Carryverb

To get possession of by force; to capture.

‘The town would have been carried in the end.’;

Travelverb

(of a vehicle) move quickly.

Carryverb

To contain; to comprise; to bear the aspect of ; to show or exhibit; to imply.

‘He thought it carried something of argument in it.’; ‘It carries too great an imputation of ignorance.’;

Travelverb

take more than the allowed number of steps (typically two) while holding the ball without dribbling it.

Carryverb

To bear (one's self); to behave, to conduct or demean; - with the reflexive pronouns.

‘He carried himself so insolently in the house, and out of the house, to all persons, that he became odious.’;

Travelnoun

the action of travelling

‘my job involves a lot of travel’;

Carryverb

To bear the charges or burden of holding or having, as stocks, merchandise, etc., from one time to another; as, a merchant is carrying a large stock; a farm carries a mortgage; a broker carries stock for a customer; to carry a life insurance.

Travelnoun

journeys, especially abroad

‘perhaps you'll write a book about your travels’;

Carryverb

To act as a bearer; to convey anything; as, to fetch and carry.

Travelnoun

(of a device) sufficiently compact for use on a journey

‘a travel iron’;

Carryverb

To have propulsive power; to propel; as, a gun or mortar carries well.

Travelnoun

the range, rate, or mode of motion of a part of a machine

‘two proximity switches detect when the valve has reached the end of its travel’;

Carryverb

To hold the head; - said of a horse; as, to carry well i. e., to hold the head high, with arching neck.

Travel

Travel is the movement of people between distant geographical locations. Travel can be done by foot, bicycle, automobile, train, boat, bus, airplane, ship or other means, with or without luggage, and can be one way or round trip.

Carryverb

To have earth or frost stick to the feet when running, as a hare.

Carrynoun

A tract of land, over which boats or goods are carried between two bodies of navigable water; a carrying place; a portage.

Carrynoun

the act of carrying something

Carryverb

move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body;

‘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’;

Carryverb

have with oneself; have on one's person;

‘She always takes an umbrella’; ‘I always carry money’; ‘She packs a gun when she goes into the mountains’;

Carryverb

transmit or serve as the medium for transmission;

‘Sound carries well over water’; ‘The airwaves carry the sound’; ‘Many metals conduct heat’;

Carryverb

serve as a means for expressing something;

‘The painting of Mary carries motherly love’; ‘His voice carried a lot af anger’;

Carryverb

bear or be able to bear the weight, pressure,or responsibility of;

‘His efforts carried the entire project’; ‘How many credits is this student carrying?’; ‘We carry a very large mortgage’;

Carryverb

support or hold in a certain manner;

‘She holds her head high’; ‘He carried himself upright’;

Carryverb

contain or hold; have within;

‘The jar carries wine’; ‘The canteen holds fresh water’; ‘This can contains water’;

Carryverb

extend to a certain degree;

‘carry too far’; ‘She carries her ideas to the extreme’;

Carryverb

continue or extend;

‘The civil war carried into the neighboring province’; ‘The disease extended into the remote mountain provinces’;

Carryverb

be necessarily associated with or result in or involve;

‘This crime carries a penalty of five years in prison’;

Carryverb

win in an election;

‘The senator carried his home state’;

Carryverb

include, as on a list;

‘How many people are carried on the payroll?’;

Carryverb

behave in a certain manner;

‘She carried herself well’; ‘he bore himself with dignity’; ‘They conducted themselves well during these difficult times’;

Carryverb

have on hand;

‘Do you carry kerosene heaters?’;

Carryverb

include as the content; broadcast or publicize;

‘We ran the ad three times’; ‘This paper carries a restaurant review’; ‘All major networks carried the press conference’;

Carryverb

propel,

‘Carry the ball’; ‘dribble the ball’;

Carryverb

pass on a communication;

‘The news was carried to every village in the province’;

Carryverb

have as an inherent or characteristic feature or have as a consequence;

‘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’;

Carryverb

be conveyed over a certain distance;

‘Her voice carries very well in this big opera house’;

Carryverb

keep up with financial support;

‘The Federal Government carried the province for many years’;

Carryverb

have or possess something abstract;

‘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’;

Carryverb

win approval or support for;

‘Carry all before one’; ‘His speech did not sway the voters’;

Carryverb

compensate for a weaker partner or member by one's own performance;

‘I resent having to carry her all the time’;

Carryverb

take further or advance;

‘carry a cause’;

Carryverb

have on the surface or on the skin;

‘carry scars’;

Carryverb

capture after a fight;

‘The troops carried the town after a brief fight’;

Carryverb

transfer (entries) from one account book to another

Carryverb

transfer (a number, cipher, or remainder) to the next column or unit's place before or after, in addition or multiplication;

‘put down 5 and carry 2’;

Carryverb

pursue a line of scent or be a bearer;

‘the dog was taught to fetch and carry’;

Carryverb

bear (a crop);

‘this land does not carry olives’;

Carryverb

propel or give impetus to;

‘The sudden gust of air propelled the ball to the other side of the fence’;

Carryverb

drink alcohol without showing ill effects;

‘He can hold his liquor’; ‘he had drunk more than he could carry’;

Carryverb

be able to feed;

‘This land will carry ten cows to the acre’;

Carryverb

have a certain range;

‘This rifle carries for 3,000 feet’;

Carryverb

cover a certain distance or advance beyond;

‘The drive carried to the green’;

Carryverb

secure the passage or adoption (of bills and motions);

‘The motion carried easily’;

Carryverb

be successful in;

‘She lost the game but carried the match’;

Carryverb

sing or play against other voices or parts;

‘He cannot carry a tune’;

Carryverb

be pregnant with;

‘She is bearing his child’; ‘The are expecting another child in January’; ‘I am carrying his child’;

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