[v] continue with one's activities; "I know it's hard," he continued, "but there is no choice"; "carry on--pretend we are not in the room"
[v] direct the course of; manage or control; "You cannot conduct business like this"
[v] misbehave badly; act in a silly or improper way; "The children acted up when they were not bored"
[v] keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last; "preserve the peace in the family"; "continue the family tradition"; "Carry on the old traditions"
care, handle, hang in, hang on, hold, hold on, jog, keep up, maintain, manage, misbehave, misconduct, misdemean, mummify, perpetuate, persevere, persist, prolong, racketeer, ramble, ramble on, restart, resume, segue, speak, sustain, talk