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"
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"
kill in large numbers;
"the plague wiped out an entire population"
- A man came into the house and yanked him off.
- He carried off the treasure from the island.
- John carried off all the prizes in the contest.
- The chairman tried to carry his point.