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Carry

Carry

1. See: Cost of carry.

2. A slang term for net financing cost.
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So, when they were rested, Dorothy picked up her basket and they started along the grassy bank, to the road from which the river had carried them.
Then the Stork with her great claws grabbed the Scarecrow by the arm and carried him up into the air and back to the bank, where Dorothy and the Lion and the Tin Woodman and Toto were sitting.
So you maintain that Christine Daae was carried off by an angel: an angel of the Opera, no doubt?"
Sometimes the men and women tied tough vines about the bundles of ferns and branches that they carried to the caves to sleep upon.
'I was carried through the streets with the rapidity of lightning,' said she, 'and taken into a soldier's room, and I had to wait upon him like a servant, sweep his room, clean his boots, and do all kinds of menial work.
I carried also a hundred spare arms, muskets, and fusees; besides some pistols, a considerable quantity of shot of all sizes, three or four tons of lead, and two pieces of brass cannon; and, because I knew not what time and what extremities I was providing for, I carried a hundred barrels of powder, besides swords, cutlasses, and the iron part of some pikes and halberds.
"You WILL be carried away by the little gentleman!"
They took care not to approach the place where they had thrown Montgomery into the water, but instead, carried the four dead Beast People slantingly along the beach for perhaps a hundred yards before they waded out and cast them away.
I had a strong hope, which never left me, that I should one day recover my liberty: and as to the ignominy of being carried about for a monster, I considered myself to be a perfect stranger in the country, and that such a misfortune could never be charged upon me as a reproach, if ever I should return to England, since the king of Great Britain himself, in my condition, must have undergone the same distress.
A single mighty leap carried it to the top, where it poised but for an instant before dropping to the ground upon the opposite side.
Then the Minerva, running past for Tulagi, was signalled to send a boat, and the three prisoners were carried away to prison to await trial.
Being an experienced traveler Professor Bumper had arranged his baggage so that it could be carried by porters if necessary.