1. I〔背負う〕carry ((a thing)) on one's shoulder(s)
    • 鉄砲を担いで行進する
    • march with a gun on one's shoulder
  1. II
  1. 1〔祭り上げる〕
    • 山田氏を会長に担ぐことにした
    • We selected Mr. Yamada as president of the society.
    • 労働組合に担がれて国会議員に立候補した
    • He was prevailed upon by the labor union to run for the Diet.
  1. 2〔だます〕deceive
    • まんまと担がれた
    • I was completely [neatly] taken in.
  1. 3〔縁起を気にする〕
    • そんなに担ぐことはない
    • Don't be so superstitious.