cart away

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Verb1.cart away - take away by means of a vehicle; "They carted off the old furniture"
take away, take out - take out or remove; "take out the chicken after adding the vegetables"
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References in classic literature ?
I am seeking the last resting place of those "ruffians." When I find it I shall shed some tears on it, and stack up some bouquets and immortelles, and cart away from it some gravel whereby to remember that howsoever blotted by crime their lives may have been, these ruffians did one just deed, at any rate, albeit it was not warranted by the strict letter of the law.
THE Police in Enugu foiled an attempt by unknown gunmen to cart away weapons from Ikiliki police station on Sunday.
The suspects were able to cart away PHP4.5 million worth of jewelry.
Apolinario said the group of Saurin was able to cart away some P270,000 worth of school items and cash.
Suspecting something amiss, the team conducted checks and came across four men attempting to cart away items on board, including metal scraps, Sanifah said, adding that the suspects were duly arrested and found to be Indonesians, aged between 27 and 29, and from Batam island.