Thesaurus

carried off

verb
past tense of carry off

Synonyms & Antonyms of carried off

1 to carry through (as a process) to completion
  • the con artist would never have been able to carry off his schemes if it were not for the greed of his eager victims

Synonyms for carried off

Words Related to carried off

Phrases Synonymous with carried off

Near Antonyms for carried off

2 to deprive of life
  • pray that the pestilence does not carry off any more souls than it already has

Synonyms for carried off

Words Related to carried off

Phrases Synonymous with carried off

Near Antonyms for carried off

Antonyms for carried off

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About carried off

Thesaurus Entries Near carried off

carried away

carried off

carried on

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Carried off.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/carried%20off. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!