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carry (one) (somewhere)

To accompany or escort someone to a certain location or event. It's already dark out, so be a gentleman and carry that gal home.
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carry (oneself)

1. To walk or move in a certain physical manner. If you carried yourself with better posture, you might not have such back pain. Self-conscious of her height, she always carries herself erect to seem taller to others.
2. To act, behave, or conduct oneself socially or in public (i.e., as pertains to grace, etiquette, speech, grooming, body language, etc.). Always be aware of how you carry yourself when in polite company. The way he carries himself in public belies his strict upbringing.
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1. in. to carry drugs on one’s person. (Drugs.) If you get busted while you’re carrying, you are in big trouble with the man.
2. n. drugs carried on the person as an emergency supply in case of arrest. (Underworld.) The cops found my carry, and I spent three days in the clink climbing the walls.
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Other than that, your expressions, how you carry yourself, how you are in your character is not exaggerated.
It's strange what wonders a singular item of clothing or accessory can do to help you carry yourself confidently and make you feel like you can do anything.
Words cannot express how incredibly proud I am of you, all you've accomplished & how well you carry yourself," he wrote along with a photo of the two of them at the event.
Gushing over his girlfriend's post, Ervin, the 23-year-old gymnast also posted a picture of the two on Instagram, captioning, "Words cannot express how incredibly I am proud of you, all you've accomplished and how well you carry yourself.
As Murtagh writes: "Cowdrey believed that you should always carry yourself like a gentleman, both on and off the pitch, and you should treat your opponent with respect.
In dating, you can afford to be casual in the way you approach, speak and carry yourself towards others.
We understand you also need to feel at ease and to carry yourself perfectly on this important day.
But if it is your wish to sing importantly, then so carry yourself, so live and walk and talk as though you already possessed that degree of ability.
She said: "I think it affects a woman's esteem, I think how you go on to be treated by men I think on how you carry yourself and what you expect to be treated like.
But why bother with inconvenient facts when you can show sunlit uplands and selfies to carry yourself over the winning threshold?
It is how you carry yourself during the different pressure moments in the game.
Even if you walk down the road and carry yourself with confidence it's nearly a preventative method.
Picture the way you want to carry yourself through the door," says Brown.
Your team will gain respect for you by the way you work, by the way you carry yourself, by the way you handle your Friday and Saturday nights.
It's not your fault that someone doesn't like your hair, your stance on politics, or the way you carry yourself.