carry on a conversation

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of carry on a conversation

:to talk among each other
  • It was so noisy that we could hardly carry on a conversation.

Word by Word Definitions

carry play
  1. : to move while supporting : transport

  2. : to convey by direct communication

  3. : conduct, escort

  1. : carrying power

  2. : portage

  3. : the act or method of carrying

conversation play
  1. : conduct, behavior

  2. : oral exchange of sentiments, observations, opinions, or ideas

  3. : an instance of such exchange : talk


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