carry-on definition

  • adjective:
    • tiny or small enough to be held aboard and stowed on an airplane, train, or coach by a passenger: carry on baggage.
    • Taken onto an airplane with a passenger, rather than inspected.
  • noun:
    • A carry-on bag, suitcase, or other product.
    • That baggage or baggage that will be taken onto an airplane with a passenger, without examined.
    • a task that's carried out in an excessively excitable, or anxious way.

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