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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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carry (someone) (somewhere)

To escort or accompany someone to a particular place or location. Might I carry you to the dance, Miss?
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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.
References in classic literature ?
I've been carrying a few thousand folks that'll have to carry themselves for a while now, that's all.
The fact is, they had to carry themselves 'PRETTY STRAIGHT,' or suffer the consequences.
They carry themselves high, and as prudent men; and though
They even seem to unite in some vague utterance of the sentiment that the landlord and landlady will make a pretty good profit out of this, and they almost carry themselves like customers.
But those who have trained as boxers also tend to carry themselves with a bit more confidence, he says, and learn lessons that may translate from the ring into the courtroom.
We call upon the membership to carry themselves with decorum.
The presentation of research papers was followed by a panel discussion on rape, child abuse, legal intricacies related to such crimes, how women are supposed to carry themselves according to society, but how they actually should, gender sensitisation and how women should forge their road ahead.
I have a vision to create stylish pieces that make a statement for all women who elegantly carry themselves with a modern and modest look.
They carry themselves like true ambassadors of Mississippi
In a statement, Arora said: "As a panelist in the third season of India's Next Top Model , I will be judging the girls on several parameters, most importantly I will be looking at the ease with which they carry themselves.
Mawashi scientists looked at obese men and women around the world who weighed between 300 and 700 pounds, particularly sumo wrestlers, to understand how they carry themselves, he added.
Superstars have to carry themselves in a certain way, and I honestly feel like he hasn't embraced that role, so we'll see as we move forward.
Both of them carry themselves with a naturalness that is very appealing to audiences.
The migrants should also try to avoid violating laws of their host countries and try to carry themselves in an exemplary fashion so as to create a good image for themselves and for their compatriots.
I can never over emphasise the importance for public officials to carry themselves in an exemplary manner while executing their duties.