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carrying away

verb
present participle of carry away

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to fill with overwhelming emotion (as wonder or delight)
  • the beauty of the music carried him away

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“Carrying away.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/carrying%20away. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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