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English verb: carry over

1. carry over (change) transfer or persist from one stage or sphere of activity to another


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)die hard, endure, persist, prevail, run

2. carry over (motion) transport from one place or state to another


SamplesAdam would have been carried over into the life eternal.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)transport

3. carry over (possession) hold over goods to be sold for the next season


Synonymshold over


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)hold on, keep

4. carry over (motion) transfer from one time period to the next


Synonymscarry forward


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)shift, transfer


Domain categoryaccountancy, accounting









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