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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.
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.
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.
Armoured vehicles have always been sought as a force multiplier through the firepower they bring to military operations and also in support of infantry that they either carry themselves or also those outside armoured vehicles.
As a doctor, I love to see the results in how our patients look and carry themselves after this water based liposuction procedure.
Despite leaving the team, Bramfield says he knew the boys would work hard and would carry themselves as gentlemen.
He added: "I like bosses such as Sean Dyche and Nigel Pearson - the way they carry themselves and the way they speak.
Although the cowardly robbers hid their faces, I believe that someone will recognise the pair from their clothes, the way in which they carry themselves and the things that they stole - cash, cigarettes and the single bottle of vodka.
It takes years of acquiring clientele before there's momentum for sales to carry themselves.
In return they are schooled in how to carry themselves and given life coaching and confidence boosting training to make the best of themselves emotionally, as well as aesthetically.
There will be interview rounds and charity works and the women will be judged by their interviews and how they carry themselves on stage.
Fine has been known to mentor NXT talents and current WWE superstars to hone the way they carry themselves during fight performances.
A lot of women fail to respect local rules and traditions in the way that they dress and carry themselves in a manner," he said.
For me, I like the process of going in and doing it blind, and having to imagine this person in your mind, with the way they move and the way they carry themselves and the way their mouth moves.
I've seen others like him on the property, but they don't carry themselves the way he does.