Definition of fetch and carry in English:

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fetch and carry

Perform a succession of menial tasks for someone as if one was their servant.
Example sentences
  • For he can fetch and carry, which is patience in employment.
  • This week, the PM meets with the new resident of the White House, and will do his best to show he can fetch and carry.
  • Lord Duvalier is certainly able to fetch and carry for Veronique.
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