carry (oneself)

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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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carry

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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"If I had known you were going out, I should have got you just to go as far as my house with some orders for Nanny," said she, "which I have since, to my very great inconvenience, been obliged to go and carry myself. I could very ill spare the time, and you might have saved me the trouble, if you would only have been so good as to let us know you were going out.
I can no more tell you the whys and wherefores of myself than I can lift myself up by the waistband and carry myself into the next county, as some one challenged a speculator in perpetual motion to do.
However, I don't think I have any problem since I can carry myself. Kindly educate me if it is true that being fat can harmful.
class="MsoNormalIt taught me to always carry myself in a professional manner, to be aggressive and create opportunities for myself, as well as to continually stay prepared.
Ford said: "For me personally, I always try and carry myself as professionally as possible, and look down the line that you've got a lot of young people looking up to you." A report on Polish website 'In The Cage' suggested the fighters' combined weights would make it one of the heaviest fights in history.
And I want to carry myself like they're carrying themselves.'"
She played Theodora 'Teddy' Hicks and once said: "I don't carry myself as a black person but as a woman that belongs to everybody.
'I promised myself I will change but I will carry myself in a way I am comfortable,' he said.
Taking to social media, she tweeted: "To my wonderful fans who Itreasure and love-who have carried me these past weeks when I was 2weak 2 carry myself: I will be doing a TV interview this week.
'I feel a great responsibility as an NBA player to carry myself in a way that promotes peace and unity.
I'm able to express myself every day whether it's online, on the street, in the way I carry myself in public, and I will continue to do so.
It is all about how confidently I carry myself, be it in a fully covered outfit or in a minimalist covered outfit.
The way I carry myself since I've wholesale nba jerseys the league has been more mature.
He added: "I hope the reason I'm captain is for what I've been doing and how I carry myself about the place and how I've played for Scotland in the past.