carry on with

Definition of carry on with

  1. 1 :  to continue doing or participating in (an activity) They carried on with their conversation.

  2. 2 chiefly British, old-fashioned :  to have an often immoral sexual relationship with (someone) I found out that he had been carrying on with my sister.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to move while supporting :  transport

    :  to convey by direct communication

    :  conduct, escort

  1. :  carrying power

    :  the range of a gun or projectile or of a struck or thrown ball

    :  portage

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a brief usually trivial fact

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