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carry over

Noun carry over has 2 senses
  1. transfer, transfer of training, carry-over - application of a skill learned in one situation to a different but similar situation
    --1 is a kind of learning, acquisition
    --1 has particulars:
     generalization, generalisation, stimulus generalization, stimulus generalisation
    Derived form: verb carry over1
  2. carry-over, carry-forward - the accumulated and undivided profits of a corporation after provision has been made for dividends and reserves
    --2 is a kind of balance
Verb carry over has 4 senses
  1. carry over - transfer or persist from one stage or sphere of activity to another
    --1 is one way to
    prevail, persist, die hard, run, endure
    Derived form: noun carry-over1
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  2. carry over - transport from one place or state to another; "Adam would have been carried over into the life eternal"
    --2 is one way to
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
  3. carry over, hold over - hold over goods to be sold for the next season
    --3 is one way to keep, hold on
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  4. carry over, carry forward - transfer from one time period to the next
    --4 is one way to transfer, shift
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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