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carries on

verb
present tense third-person singular of carry on

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1 to behave badly
  • a toddler crying and carrying on in the store

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2 to continue despite difficulties, opposition, or discouragement
  • she bravely carried on despite the loss of her husband

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3 to look after and make decisions about
  • carries on a business and still manages to run the household

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“Carries on.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/carries%20on. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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