carry on

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To have or maintain.
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It is difficult to carry on a conversation with so many distractions.

Submitted on September 01, 2009

Additional definitions for 'carry on':

carry onTo act or behave; especially to act or behave so as to attract attention.
carry onTo continue or proceed as before.
carry onTo have an illicit sexual liaison.
carry onTo take baggage or luggage onto an airplane, rather than check it.
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