Translation of carry on in Spanish:

carry on

seguir con, v.

phrasal verb

  • 1

    • 1.1(continue, maintain)

      (practice) seguir con
      (practice) continuar con

    • 1.2(conduct, pursue)

      (conversation/correspondence) mantener

  • 2

    • 2.1(continue)

      to carry on -ing seguir + ger

      • they just carried on talking
      to carry on with sth seguir con algo

      • carry on with what you're doing!
      • I've got enough work to be carrying on with
      the strike could well carry on into the new year la huelga podría seguir / continuar hasta entrado el año que viene
      • carry on, you were saying? continúa ¿qué estabas diciendo?

    • 2.2informal (make a fuss)

      what a way to carry on! ¡qué manera de hacer escándalo, por favor!
      • there's no need to carry on about it! ¡no hay necesidad de seguir dale que dale con el asunto!

    • 2.3informal (have affair)

      they'd been carrying on for years hacía años que tenían un enredo informal