What does carry off mean?

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car·ry off

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pull off, negociate, bring off, carry off, manage(verb)

    be successful; achieve a goal

    "She succeeded in persuading us all"; "I managed to carry the box upstairs"; "She pulled it off, even though we never thought her capable of it"; "The pianist negociated the difficult runs"

  2. take away, bear off, bear away, carry away, carry off(verb)

    remove from a certain place, environment, or mental or emotional state; transport into a new location or state

    "Their dreams carried the Romantics away into distant lands"; "The car carried us off to the meeting"; "I'll take you away on a holiday"; "I got carried away when I saw the dead man and I started to cry"

  3. eliminate, annihilate, extinguish, eradicate, wipe out, decimate, carry off(verb)

    kill in large numbers

    "the plague wiped out an entire population"

Wiktionary

  1. carry off(Verb)

    To transport away.

  2. carry off(Verb)

    To act convincingly; to succeed at giving the impression of (e.g.) knowledge, confidence, or familiarity.

  3. carry off(Verb)

    To cause death.

How to pronounce carry off?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say carry off in sign language?

  1. carryoff

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of carry off in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of carry off in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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