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carry off

verb

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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

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

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The first known use of carry off was circa 1680

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“Carry off.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/carry%20off. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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