Definition of be/get carried away
- I shouldn't have behaved like that. I just got carried away.
- They allowed themselves to be carried away by fear.
: to gain possession of
: to receive as a return : earn
: to obtain by concession or entreaty
: something begotten:
: the entire progeny of a male animal
: a document of release from obligation in Jewish law
: a religious divorce by Jewish law
: to move while supporting : transport
: to convey by direct communication
: conduct, escort
: carrying power
: the act or method of carrying
: on the way : along
: from this or that place
: in a secure place or manner
: absent from a place : gone
: distant in space or time
: played on an opponent's grounds
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