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carry out

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of carry out

  1. to carry through (as a process) to completion <carried out the task efficiently and cheerfully> Synonyms accomplish, achieve, bring off, carry off, perform, commit, compass, do, execute, follow through (with), fulfill (or fulfil), make, negotiate, perpetrate, prosecute, pull off, put throughRelated Words bring about, effect, effectuate, implement; ace, nail; engage (in), practice (also practise); work (at); reduplicate, reenact, repeat; actualize, attain, realize; complete, end, finish, wind upNear Antonyms fail; skimp, slight, slur





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