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carrying on

verb
present participle of carry on

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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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The first known use of carrying on was in 1663

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carrying off

carrying on

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“Carrying on.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/carrying%20on. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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