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Origin of carry-on
Words nearby carry-on
Example sentences from the Web for carry-on
You just travel light with carry-on luggage, go to cities that you love, and get to hang out with all your friends.Coffee Talk with Fred Armisen: On ‘Portlandia,’ Meeting Obama, and Taylor Swift’s Greatness|Marlow Stern|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
She will then, at a time of her choosing, tuck it, say, into my carry-on bag just before I leave on a research trip.
Anna and I lay down on the cold linoleum floor, pillowing our heads on our carry-on bags.
They also faced rigorous extra checks of carry-on bags, as well as some body searches, before boarding.
Moreover, I accomplished my goal of only packing a carry-on.
It was just her way of doing the carry-on for Aunt Clara Lamar.The House of Torchy|Sewell Ford
British Dictionary definitions for carry-on
Idioms and Phrases with carry-on
Maintain, conduct, as in The villagers carried on a thriving trade, or They carried on a torrid love affair. [c. 1600]
Continue or progress, persevere, as in I'm sure you can carry on without me. [Mid-1600s]
Behave in an excited, improper, or silly manner, as in They laughed and sang and carried on rather noisily. [Early 1800s]
Flirt, engage in an illicit love affair, as in She accused her friend of carrying on with her husband. [Early 1900s]