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cart off

To remove someone or something from a particular place or area, especially roughly or dismissively, typically because it is a nuisance or is going to be discarded. A noun or pronoun can be used between "cart" and "off." The police carted off the burglar after they caught him fleeing the scene of the crime. I don't need half the junk that's in my new office, so I'm going to ask one of the cleaning guys to cart it all off.
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cart someone or something off

to take or haul someone or something away. (When used with someone the person is treated like an object.) The police came and carted her off. Let's cart off these boxes.
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cart off

Also, cart away. Transport or remove in an unceremonious way, as in The police carted them all off to jail, or We'll call the town to cart away this trash. This term owes its meaning to cart, a humble conveyance compared to a carriage. [Second half of 1800s]
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References in classic literature ?
The universe is finished; the copestone is on, and the chips were carted off a million years ago.
All of which is neither here nor there, for after sixteen hours of it, early next morning, the whole push was COPPED by an overwhelming array of constables and carted off to jail.
Colts tight end Brandon Williams was carted off the field after a scary incident in which he was hurt while blocking on an Indianapolis punt in the first minute of the second quarter.
com/news/story/0ap3000000879542/article/chris-thompson-fractures-fibula-will-need-surgery) Washington Redskins running back Chris Thompson was carted off the field after he sustained a leg injury in the third quarter of Sunday's 34-31 loss to the New Orleans Saints at the Superdome.
But the victory was costly because Peters was carted off the field with a knee injury in the third quarter.
After Hayward was carted off, the Celtics looked distraught as they huddled at the sidelines.
Anyone else should be presumed to be up to no good and carted off to the local lock-up, or, as in America, shot.
30pm POOR Les is carted off to hospital in an ambulance - but not before Billy spots him in his full Christine garb and make-up.
Tyler Morgan and Matthew Morgan start in strong Wales side to face Fiji I AM a little worried about this match as in the last World Cup I got up early to watch Fiji-Wales, we were fantastic and while still brimming with pride at being Welsh I was carted off to hospital with a heart attack, so please Wales beat them but think of the health of your supporters David Taff Watts I BET Tyler Morgan is worried.
Jaguars tight end Marcedes Lewis was carted off after leaving with a high left ankle sprain.
It breaks his heart that Si has had to witness his dad being carted off by police.
Because if I did I would be accused of being a sexist pig and face calls for my round bits to be carted off for bowling balls.
Duncan (James) is carted off to a beach house with his mum (Toni Collette) and her new man (Steve Carell), but finds an oddball mentor in the form of the local waterpark manager Owen (an awesomely laid-back Sam Rockwell).
On the eve of the Duchess of Cambridge's return to the spotlight following her recent spell in hospital, novelist Mantel risked being carted off to the Tower after describing Our Kate as a "shop window mannequin with a plastic smile".
UGO Monye turned down lucrative moves to France because he was not prepared to give up on his England career after 13 caps and with his last memory being carted off the field at Murrayfield.