Thesaurus

carrying the day

phrase
present participle of carry the day

Synonyms & Antonyms of carrying the day

to achieve victory (as in a contest)
  • They had a bad start, but the home team managed to carry the day in the end.

Synonyms for carrying the day

Words Related to carrying the day

Phrases Synonymous with carrying the day

Near Antonyms for carrying the day

Antonyms for carrying the day

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About carrying the day

Thesaurus Entries Near carrying the day

carrying out

carrying the day

carrying through

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Carrying the day.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/carrying%20the%20day. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Which Word Does Not Belong?

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

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!