carry down

carry down

To move something from a higher level to a lower one. A noun or pronoun can be used between "carry" and "down." It took many trips, but we finally carried all of those boxes down—they're now safely back in the basement. The next time you go down the basement, please carry down the laundry.
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carry something down

to take something from a higher to a lower place. Would you go up to the attic and carry the trunk down? Why should I carry down the trunk?
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References in classic literature ?
But I am only queen--the vehicle that has helped carry down, unsullied, the royal blood from the days when Grabritin was a mighty country.
And you, please, have the boys carry down the whale-boat--my boat, you know.
But it required all old Brooke's popularity to carry down parts of his speech--especially that relating to the Doctor.
Trash is a heavy haul to carry down, but it's a bigger burden for the mountain and future generations who want to enjoy it.
Dubai: Just like in a yearly tradition, 13 year-old Sahil Mohan helped his mother carry down boxes of clothes, movies and old books to set up his stall at the Jumairah Lake Towers' annual charity market.
It took 65 porters and 75 yaks to carry down the rubbish from the mountain over two Spring expeditions.
The Civil Defense did not send any helicopters to collect the body from the mountaintop, they said, adding that this forced the victim's relatives to seek the support of 15 volunteers and five workers to climb up the steep mountain and carry down the body on a stretcher on their shoulders before taking it to the local hospital.
7 What was the name of the black Labrador that members of a rescue team took turns to carry down a mountain after he became tired and injured on a walk with his owner?
I asked who was in charge and pointed out that now the bottles and wrappers were empty, they would be much lighter to carry down.
Appa, 48, and his fellow climbers also plan to carry down some of the rubbish that has accumulated on the snowy slopes and also educate other climbers about the negative impact that human waste has on the mountain.
Marks has only designed one bespoke LANA MARKS Cleopatra Clutch per year for one actress to carry down the Academy Awards Red Carpet.
Except that computers are slightly heavier to carry down the high street than a bag of last night's beer bottles.
But the reservations people have with national newspapers didn't carry down to the local level.
Chamber President Chris Williams told the Nashua Telegraph that the signal will carry down Main Street--from Library Hill to Southern New Hampshire Medical Center--and run east to west from the street for about two or three blocks.
36am to carry down Mr Brodie's body on a stretcher with help from ambulance staff.