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Verb: carry away  'ker-ee-u'wey [N. Amer], 'ka-ree-u'wey [Brit]
  1. Remove from a certain place, environment, or mental or emotional state; transport into a new location or state
    "I got carried away when I saw the dead man and I started to cry";
    - take away, bear off, bear away, carry off

Derived forms: carrying away, carried away, carries away

Type of: remove, take, take away, withdraw