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Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at
Menander

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verb transitive

P. and V. φέρω, φέρειν, κομίζειν, V. βαστάζειν.

bring: P. and V. ἄγειν, V. πορεύειν (rare P. in act.).

carry by sea: Ar. and V. ναυστολεῖν, ναυσθλοῦν; see convey.

carry one's point: P. and V. κρατεῖν τῇ γνώμῃ, or simply P. and V. νικᾶν.

the motion was carried that…: P. and V. ἐνίκησε (infin.).

carry about one's person (as stick, arms, etc..): P. and V. φορεῖν.

carry a wall in any direction; see run.

verb intransitive

reach: P. ἐφικνεῖσθαι, διικνεῖσθαι, P. and V. ἐξικνεῖσθαι.

carry about: P. and V. διαφέρω, διαφέρειν, περιφέρειν.

carry about with one: P. συμπεριφέρειν.

carry across: P. διαβιβάζειν.

carry away: P. and V. ἀποφέρω, ἀποφέρειν, ἀπάγειν, ἐξάγειν, ἐκκομίζειν, P. ἀποκομίζειν, V. ἀπαίρειν; see carry off.

Met., carry away (by feeling): V. ἁρπάζειν.

be carried away (by feeling): P. ἐξάγεσθαι, P. and V. ἐκφέρεσθαι, V. φέρεσθαι (Euripides, Hercules Furens 1246).

carry in: P. and V. εἰσκομίζειν.

carry off, kill: P. διαχρῆσθαι; see kill.

carry off to safety: P. and V. ὑπεκτίθεσθαι; see rescue.

snatch away: P. and V. ἁρπάζειν, ἀναρπάζειν, ἀφαρπάζειν, συναρπάζειν; see carry away, seize.

be carried off: V. λελῇσθαι (perf. pass. λῄζεσθαι).

Met., carry off (a prize): P. and V. φέρεσθαι, ἐκφέρεσθαι, κομίζεσθαι, εὑρίσκεσθαι, Ar. and V. φέρω, φέρειν (also Plat. but rare P.), V. κομίζειν, εὑρίσκειν, ἐπισπᾶν (Soph., Aj. 769); see win.

carry on, manage: Ar. and P. διοικεῖν, μεταχειρίζεσθαι.

carry on a profession: P. and V. ἐπιτηδεύειν, ἀσκεῖν, Ar. and P. μελετᾶν.

carry on war: P. and V. πολεμεῖν (Eur., Ion, 1386), P. πόλεμον διαφέρω, διαφέρειν.

carry out: P. and V. ἐκφέρω, ἐκφέρειν, ἐκκομίζειν.

accomplish: P. and V. ἀνύτειν, κατανύτειν, ἐπεξέρχεσθαι, διαπράσσειν (or mid. in P.); see accomplish.

carry over: Ar. and P. διάγειν, διακομίζειν.

carry round: P. and V. περιφέρειν.

carry through, bring to success by effort: P. and V. ἐκπονεῖν, V. ἐκμοχθεῖν; see work out, accomplish, wage.

carry to: P. and V. προσφέρειν, P. προσκομίζειν.