Takakkaw Take-away

Take

Meanings and phrases

take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property; return; issue; takings; proceeds; yield; payoff
  2. the act of photographing a scene or part of a scene without interruption

take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. carry out
  2. require (time or space); occupy; use up
  3. take somebody somewhere; lead; direct; conduct; guide
  4. get into one's hands, take physically; get hold of
  5. take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect; assume; acquire; adopt; take on
  6. interpret something in a certain way; convey a particular meaning or impression; read
  7. take something or somebody with oneself somewhere; bring; convey
  8. take into one's possession
  9. pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives; choose; select; pick out
  10. travel or go by means of a certain kind of transportation, or a certain route
  11. receive willingly something given or offered; accept; have
  12. take into consideration for exemplifying purposes; consider; deal; look at
  13. assume, as of positions or roles; fill; occupy
  14. require as useful, just, or proper; necessitate; ask; postulate; need; require; involve; call for; demand
  15. experience or feel or submit to
  16. make a film or photograph of something; film; shoot
  17. remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract; remove; take away; withdraw
  18. serve oneself to, or consume regularly; consume; ingest; take in; have
  19. accept or undergo, often unwillingly; submit
  20. make use of or accept for some purpose; accept
  21. take by force
  22. occupy or take on; assume; strike; take up
  23. admit into a group or community; accept; admit; take on
  24. ascertain or determine by measuring, computing or take a reading from a dial
  25. be a student of a certain subject; learn; study; read
  26. take as an undesirable consequence of some event or state of affairs; claim; exact
  27. point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards; aim; train; take aim; direct
  28. head into a specified direction; make
  29. be seized or affected in a specified way
  30. have with oneself; have on one's person; carry; pack
  31. engage for service under a term of contract; lease; rent; hire; charter; engage
  32. lay claim to; as of an idea; claim
  33. receive or obtain regularly; subscribe; subscribe to
  34. buy, select
  35. to get into a position of having, e.g., safety, comfort
  36. have sex with; archaic use; have
  37. be designed to hold or take; accept
  38. be capable of holding or containing; contain; hold
  39. be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness; contract; get
  40. proceed along in a vehicle; drive
  41. develop a habit
  42. obtain by winning

double take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a delayed reaction indicating surprise

give and take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. make mutual concessions

give or take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. plus or minus a small amount

take a bow

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. acknowledge praise or accept credit
  2. acknowledge applause by inclining the head, as of an artist after a performance

take a breath

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. draw air into, and expel out of, the lungs; breathe; respire; suspire

take a breather

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take a short break from one's activities in order to relax; rest; breathe; catch one's breath

take a chance

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome; gamble; chance; risk; hazard; take chances; adventure; run a risk

take a crap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. have a bowel movement; stool; defecate; shit; take a shit; ca-ca; crap; make

take a dare

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. be dared to do something and not attempt it
  2. be dared to do something and attempt it; pick up the gauntlet

take a dive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. pretend to be knocked out, as of a boxer

take a firm stand

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. be emphatic or resolute and refuse to budge; insist

take a hit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. inhale through the nose; snort

take a hop

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. spring back; spring away from an impact; bounce; resile; spring; bound; rebound; recoil; reverberate; ricochet

take a joke

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. listen to a joke at one's own expense

take a leak

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. eliminate urine; make; urinate; piddle; puddle; micturate; piss; pee; pee-pee; make water; relieve oneself; spend a penny; wee; wee-wee; pass water

take a look

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. look at with attention; have a look; get a load

take a powder

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. disappear without notifying anyone (idiom); skip town

take a shit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. have a bowel movement; stool; defecate; shit; take a crap; ca-ca; crap; make

take aback

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. surprise greatly; knock someone's socks off; shock; floor; ball over; blow out of the water

take account

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. be fully aware of; realize fully; appreciate

take advantage

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. draw advantages from; capitalize; capitalise
  2. make excessive use of; trespass
E.g.
  • Unfortunately, they didn't take advantage of it.
  • No one will take advantage of my family again.
  • "When I see green, I take advantage of it."

take after

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. be similar to a relative
  2. imitate in behavior; take as a model; follow

take aim

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards; aim; take; train; direct

take apart

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take apart into its constituent pieces; disassemble; dismantle; break up; break apart
  2. divide into pieces; dismember; discerp
  3. make a mathematical, chemical, or grammatical analysis of; break down into components or essential features; analyze; analyse; break down; dissect

take arms

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. commence hostilities; go to war; take up arms

take away

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract; remove; take; withdraw
  2. remove from a certain place, environment, or mental or emotional state; transport into a new location or state; bear off; bear away; carry away; carry off
  3. take out or remove; take out
  4. take from a person or place
  5. get rid of something abstract; remove
  6. take away a part from; diminish; detract
  7. buy and consume food from a restaurant or establishment that sells prepared food; take out
E.g.
  • Therefore, it is necessary to take away the excess.
  • If you take away my children, am I still a-mother."
  • Because you can only take away my so-called freedom.

take back

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. bring back to the point of departure; return; bring back
  2. regain possession of something; repossess
  3. take back what one has said; swallow; unsay; withdraw
  4. resume a relationship with someone after an interruption, as in a wife taking back her husband
  5. move text to the previous line; in printing
  6. cause someone to remember the past
E.g.
  • Those are some of the things that I would like to take back.
  • The rest of it I might take back...I don't even believe in hell.
  • Hal forms a plan with the locals to take back the town in 5 days.

take care

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. be careful, prudent, or watchful
  2. be in charge of or deal with; mind
  3. take charge of or deal with; attend; look; see
E.g.
  • They say the school promised to take care of her.
  • I was just trying to take care of him," she said.
  • He will take care of the appearance of the mansion.

take chances

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome; gamble; chance; risk; hazard; adventure; run a risk; take a chance

take charge

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. assume control; take hold; take control
E.g.
  • It wasn't like I said, OK, I'm going to take charge."
  • The first step is to request the police to take charge.
  • He sent General Juan Roquillo to take charge.

take control

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. assume control; take hold; take charge
E.g.
  • At the other end, Morris began to take control.
  • She responds that North Wind would take control instead.
  • That afternoon the Germans began to take control of Namur.

take down

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. move something or somebody to a lower position; lower; let down; get down; bring down
  2. tear down so as to make flat with the ground; level; raze; rase; dismantle; tear down; pull down
  3. make a written note of; note
  4. reduce in worth or character, usually verbally; degrade; disgrace; demean; put down
E.g.
  • in order to make a deal to take down Andrew Forson.
  • But will they be enough to take down Singletery?
  • bondik tried to take down Twistzz, but he fell.

take effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. go into effect or become effective or operative
E.g.
  • The new regulations were to take effect the next day.
  • The new minimum wage will take effect from January 1.
  • The changes are scheduled to take effect on 1 April 2022.

take exception

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. raise a formal objection in a court of law; challenge

take fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. start to burn or burst into flames; erupt; ignite; catch fire; combust; conflagrate

take five

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take a break for five minutes

take flight

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. run away quickly; flee; fly

take for

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. keep in mind or convey as a conviction or view; deem; hold; view as

take for granted

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take to be the case or to be true; accept without verification or proof; assume; presume

take form

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. develop into a distinctive entity; form; take shape; spring

take heart

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. gain courage; buck up

take heed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. listen and pay attention; listen; hear

take hold

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. assume control; take charge; take control
  2. have or hold in one's hands or grip; hold

take hold of

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of; catch; grab

take home

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. earn as a salary or wage; bring home
E.g.
  • A 63rd place at the in Tokyo sufficed to take home the award.
  • All participants were able to take home a poster of their own design.
  • I hope to see The Wrecking take home an award for this fantastic project!"

take in

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. provide with shelter
  2. fool or hoax; gull; dupe; slang; befool; cod; fool; put on; put one over; put one across
  3. take up mentally; absorb; assimilate; ingest
  4. suck or take up or in; absorb
  5. call for and obtain payment of; collect
  6. express willingness to have in one's home or environs; receive; invite
  7. visit for entertainment
  8. fold up; gather in
  9. see or watch; watch; view; see; catch
  10. take in, also metaphorically; absorb; suck; imbibe; soak up; sop up; suck up; draw; take up
  11. take into one's family; adopt
  12. hear, usually without the knowledge of the speakers; catch; overhear
  13. serve oneself to, or consume regularly; consume; ingest; take; have
  14. earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages; gain; clear; make; earn; realize; realise; pull in; bring in
  15. accept; take up
  16. take up as if with a sponge; sop up; suck in; take up
  17. make (clothes) smaller

take in charge

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. accept as a charge; undertake

take in vain

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. use a name, such as God, without proper respect

take in water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take in water at the bilge; bilge

take into account

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. allow or plan for a certain possibility; concede the truth or validity of something; allow
E.g.
  • Such analyses do not take into account future reserve growth.
  • Brock did not take into account that Little Rock is a small city.
  • The BMI also fails to take into account loss of height through ageing.

take issue

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. be of different opinions; disagree; differ; dissent

take it easy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. settle into a comfortable sitting position; sit back

take it on the chin

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. undergo failure or defeat

take kindly to

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. be willing or inclined to accept

take leave

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. go away or leave; depart; quit

take lying down

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. suffer without protest; suffer or endure passively

take note

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. observe with care or pay close attention to; note; observe

take notice

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. observe with special attention

take off

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. leave; depart; part; start; start out; set forth; set off; set out
  2. take away or remove
  3. depart from the ground; lift off
  4. take time off from work; stop working temporarily; take time off
  5. mimic or imitate in an amusing or satirical manner
  6. remove clothes
  7. get started or set in motion, used figuratively; get off the ground
  8. make a subtraction; subtract; deduct
  9. prove fatal
E.g.
  • On the field, the recruits watch Putnam take off.
  • It flies well, and can take off without taxiing.
  • During the next 2 years Meighan's career would take off.

take office

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. assume an office, duty, or title
E.g.
  • A bond of $140,000 was required to take office.
  • After federal intervention they were allowed to take office in 1870.
  • Senators are popularly elected and take office January 3 for a six-year term.

take on

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect; assume; acquire; adopt; take
  2. take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities; assume; adopt; take over
  3. accept as a challenge; undertake; tackle
  4. admit into a group or community; accept; admit; take
  5. contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle; meet; encounter; play

take one 's lumps

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. suffer the results or consequences of one's behavior or actions; get one's lumps

take orders

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. receive and be expected to follow directions or commands
  2. be ordained; enter the Christian ministry

take out

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. cause to leave; move out; remove
  2. remove from its packing; unpack
  3. take out or remove; take away
  4. obtain by legal or official process
  5. make a date; ask out; invite out
  6. remove something from a container or an enclosed space
  7. bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover; draw; pull; pull out; get out
  8. take liquid out of a container or well; draw
  9. take out of a literary work in order to cite or copy; excerpt; extract
  10. prevent from being included or considered or accepted; exclude; except; leave out; leave off; omit
  11. remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense; extract; pull out; pull; pull up; draw out
  12. purchase prepared food to be eaten at home; buy food
  13. buy and consume food from a restaurant or establishment that sells prepared food; take away
  14. remove (a commodity) from (a supply source); withdraw; draw; draw off

take over

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession; assume; usurp; seize; arrogate
  2. take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities; assume; adopt; take on
  3. take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person; bear; accept; assume
  4. free someone temporarily from his or her obligations; relieve
  5. take over ownership of; of corporations and companies; buy out; buy up
  6. take up and practice as one's own; adopt; borrow; take up
  7. do over; repeat
  8. take up, as of debts or payments; absorb

take pains

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. try very hard to do something; be at pains

take part

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. share in something; participate
E.g.
  • Acts from all over Asia and other areas take part.
  • About a third of students take part in AP classes.
  • Public were invited to take part in this stoning.

take place

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. come to pass; happen; hap; go on; pass off; occur; pass; fall out; come about
E.g.
  • Settlement did not take place right away, however.
  • Pupation take place in a close, ovoid silk cocoon.
  • Occasionally, large thefts of diamonds take place.

take pride

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. feel proud of; pride oneself

take root

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style; settle; root; steady down; settle down

take shape

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. develop into a distinctive entity; form; take form; spring
E.g.
  • With this, an "embryonic soul" begins to take shape.
  • The Des Moines skywalk also began to take shape during the 1980s.
  • The small town began to take shape, becoming self-governing in 1829.

take stage

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. attract attention onto oneself; take the stage

take stock

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. to look at critically or searchingly, or in minute detail; size up; scrutinize; scrutinise
  2. make or include in an itemized record or report; inventory; stock-take

take ten

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take a ten minute break

take the Fifth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. refuse to testify by invoking the Fifth Amendment, which states that nobody may be forced to testify as a witness against himself or herself; take the Fifth Amendment

take the Fifth Amendment

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. refuse to testify by invoking the Fifth Amendment, which states that nobody may be forced to testify as a witness against himself or herself; take the Fifth

take the air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take a walk; go for a walk; walk for pleasure; walk
v.
  1. face a difficulty and grapple with it without avoiding it

take the cake

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. rank first; used often in a negative context

take the count

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. be counted out; remain down while the referee counts to ten; remain down

take the field

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. go on a campaign; go off to war; campaign
  2. go on the playing field, of a football team

take the floor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. stand up to dance
  2. rise in order to make a speech or motion

take the road

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. give theatrical performances while traveling from town to town

take the stage

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. attract attention onto oneself; take stage

take the stand

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. give testimony in a court of law; testify; attest; bear witness

take the veil

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. become a nun
v.
  1. act quickly and decisively; not let slip an opportunity

take time off

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take time off from work; stop working temporarily; take off

take to

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. have a fancy or particular liking or desire for; fancy; go for
  2. develop a habit; apply oneself to a practice or occupation

take to be

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. look on as or consider; think of; repute; regard as; look upon; look on; esteem

take to heart

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. get down to; pay attention to; take seriously; attend to

take to task

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. censure severely or angrily; call on the carpet; rebuke; rag; trounce; reproof; lecture; reprimand; jaw; dress down; call down; scold; chide; berate; bawl out; remonstrate; chew out; chew up; have words; lambaste; lambast

take to the woods

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. flee; take to one's heels; cut and run; scat; run; scarper; turn tail; lam; run away; hightail it; bunk; head for the hills; escape; fly the coop; break away

take turns

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. do something in turns; alternate
E.g.
  • Players now take turns drawing one card at a time.
  • Players take turns to deal, in a clockwise order.
  • Two players take turns moving troops across the board.

take up

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. pursue or resume
  2. adopt; latch on; fasten on; hook on; seize on
  3. turn one's interest to
  4. take up time or space
  5. begin work or acting in a certain capacity, office or job; start
  6. take up and practice as one's own; adopt; borrow; take over
  7. occupy or take on; assume; take; strike
  8. take out or up with or as if with a scoop; scoop; scoop out; lift out; scoop up
  9. take up a liquid or a gas either by adsorption or by absorption; sorb
  10. take in, also metaphorically; absorb; suck; imbibe; soak up; sop up; suck up; draw; take in
  11. return to a previous location or condition; resume
  12. accept; take in
  13. take up as if with a sponge; take in; sop up; suck in
E.g.
  • Thomas left Britain to take up a post in Calcutta.
  • He also encouraged others to take up the inquiry.
  • DDOT expected the work would take up to four years.

take up arms

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. commence hostilities; go to war; take arms

take water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. enter the water

not take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Settlement did not take place right away, however.
  • His older brother said he should not take the job.
  • The teams did not take team names for this special.

did not take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Settlement did not take place right away, however.
  • The teams did not take team names for this special.

decided to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Eighteen nobles decided to take matters into their hands.
  • On one visit he decided to take the revolver home with him.
  • He decided to take up writing once again.

able to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was later able to take some law school classes.
  • And he’s able to take anyone on with just one hand!"
  • Despite the hardship, he was able to take art lessons.

began to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At the other end, Morris began to take control.
  • Disease began to take its toll and scores of men died.
  • He consciously began to take pictures at the age of 17.

take action

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Nevertheless, Israel felt it needed to take action.
  • And so, I'm asking—no, demanding—we take action now.
  • Homer decides to take action by looking for it.

take the lead

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Wisconsin scored two subsequent baskets to take the lead.
  • He sent Natanel Horovitz to take the lead.
  • With six laps to go, Dixon slipped by Andretti to take the lead.

scheduled to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Eighth meeting is scheduled to take place in 2013.
  • The slalom race is scheduled to take place on 16 March.
  • The following races were scheduled to take place in 2018.

take the form

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Zhuang folk stories often take the form of songs.
  • Doublespeak may take the form of euphemisms (e.g.
  • They usually take the form of Iceman's glasses.

not take place

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Settlement did not take place right away, however.
  • During World War II, the fair did not take place.
  • The production however did not take place.

take revenge

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Kasi is furious and wants to take revenge on Balu.
  • Puli Dora furiously says that he will take revenge.
  • Kuppusamy is determined to take revenge on Baasi.

refused to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They refused to take their men off the ship.
  • Chamlong refused to take part, instead standing by Prem.
  • They refused to take part in either training or matches14.

order to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She stood up from her wheelchair in order to take her vows.
  • Players could also attack planets in order to take control of them.
  • Cardo and Leon resolve to join forces in order to take down Alakdan.

decides to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Elsa decides to take their children to Switzerland.
  • Homer decides to take action by looking for it.
  • She eventually resigns and decides to take up teaching.

not take part

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Stewart's corps also not take part in the Jonesboro.
  • In 1997, it did not take part in the General Elections.
  • Therefore, Khrushchev would not take part in the summit.

required to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • All students are required to take part in the events.
  • A bond of $140,000 was required to take office.
  • Students in the Latin School are required to take Latin.

does not take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The bank does not take the $1000 out of its reserves.
  • The system does not take account of surface treatment.
  • This does not take away anyone's freedom to be immoral.

failed to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He besieged Benevento, but failed to take Lambert.
  • The Principality of Tver failed to take it in 1273.
  • In February 1811, Morelos failed to take the city of Acapulco.

expected to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Repairs were expected to take seven to fourteen days.
  • Ground breaking is expected to take place during 2013.
  • Construction process was expected to take seven years.

forced to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Street was forced to take him as punishment for earlier actions.
  • Shea's superiors were finally forced to take a more direct approach.
  • If they violate the law, their videos will be forced to take down on YouTube.

not to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He ultimately chose not to take on the project.
  • He was ordered by a judge not to take such action again.
  • That's not to take any blame away from him.

take command

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • John Damon] is directed to take command till further orders."
  • The three then stage a violent uprising and take command of the ship.
  • Soon Greisert would be transferred to the east to take command of III Gruppe of JG 3.

wanted to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • I have always wanted to take the realism approach.
  • So I just wanted to take the energy to the next level.
  • It was sort of a challenge I wanted to take on, I guess".

unable to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Alfred blockaded them but was unable to take Wareham by assault.
  • Rhadamistus is unable to take the fortress by assault or by siege.
  • Germanicus was unable to take the well-fortified Splonum by storm.

allowed to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They were allowed to take risks in their job location.
  • Building societies were allowed to take deposits from the public.

take more

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Binary search trees take more space than sorted arrays.
  • The trip would take more than 13 months.
  • Practical functions frequently take more arguments than this.

take refuge

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Both men had to take refuge in Lucius Octavius’ house.
  • The prefect David Dautresme had to take refuge on the roof.
  • Let us take refuge here, Edgardo, at the foot of the altar.

then take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They would then take it in turns to choose an icon.
  • The remainder of the ceremony could then take place.
  • The league will then take a break for the League Cup.

take possession

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Aimery sent Reynald Barlais to take possession of Jaffa.
  • Evil spirits may take possession of him.
  • The task before them is to take possession of the Promised Land.

take all

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They take all of the temps with them, leaving Alina all alone.
  • It would take all their strength, and teamwork, to survive every escapade they have.
  • "Hiddink will never take all the credit for himself, he will also involve his staff in it.
E.g.
  • A video designer may take responsibility for any or all of the following.
  • In his autobiography, Love writes: "I take responsibility for an idea that didn't work.
  • It was considered that he should take responsibility for any crimes committed by his wife.

students take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • About a third of students take part in AP classes.
  • The majority of students take A level courses.

tried to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Ottomans had tried to take over Mani in 1770.
  • bondik tried to take down Twistzz, but he fell.
  • In 1817, tried to take the plaza of Guanajuato.

agreed to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Savage eventually agreed to take on the role.
  • They agreed to take her as their queen.
  • Columbanus agreed to take up the issue on behalf of the king.

attempt to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Chinese did not attempt to take the offensive again.
  • 's attempt to take over his home town Erie, Pennsylvania.
  • John Scott was later court-marshalled after a botched attempt to take St. Kitts.

take his place

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • King Robert Baratheon persuades Eddard to take his place.
  • Steve DeLine was signed to take his place.
  • Detroit soon signed free agent defenseman Ian White to take his place.

take a break

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • MDO was found to take a break from the industry .
  • The league will then take a break for the League Cup.
  • This encouraged users to take a break every 90 minutes.

take several

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In general, predicates can take several variables.
  • Learning TCM pulse diagnosis can take several years.
  • Treatment of alcoholism may take several forms.

attempted to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Gamora attempted to take the Soul Gem from Adam Warlock.
  • They attempted to take control of the gun battery on the islands.
  • The initial German attack on 14 September attempted to take the city in a rush.

going to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • I'm going to take your head off and spit in it."
  • It wasn't like I said, OK, I'm going to take charge."
  • I am going to take revenge this way and then go to the asylum."

take time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Rumki stayed in a difference from him, tried to take time on it over.
  • These are intended to be simple applications that do not take time to launch.
  • The ʻUlīʻulī are made of various materials and take time to assemble properly.

only take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Because you can only take away my so-called freedom.
  • He will only take action if we fail to defeat Gongsun Yuan.
  • Children may only take this class once.

students to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In November, 2013, she encouraged her students to take part in the EuroMaidan protests.
  • The school offers a block style schedule which allows students to take eight classes a year.
  • This program allows students to take two, as opposed to one, art credit beginning in grade nine.

take the place

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This collecting can take the place of fetishization of a single film.
  • CDJs can take the place of turntables or be used together with turntables.
  • This may take the place of – and even ignore – political readings of the director.

did take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This time Ince did take a penalty but saw it saved.
  • There it catered primarily for boarders but did take some day-boys.
  • Slow reductions did take place.

managed to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She managed to take second place from the last spot of 15th.
  • At km 89, Worrack, Arndt, Wild and Visser managed to take off.
  • Despite this, "Calpe" managed to take on and care for 278 casualties.

take place during

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Births tend to take place during the wet season.
  • Ground breaking is expected to take place during 2013.
  • The tournament will take place during May 2018 in Thailand.

often take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Zhuang folk stories often take the form of songs.
  • However, clinical trials often take years to complete.
  • Between them these often take up a whole page.

used to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The device is also used to take photos of the rover.
  • It started in 1998, and it used to take place in September.
  • Older jeeps are used to take people to nearby hilly regions.

willing to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A dancer has to have a really open mind, and be willing to take a risk."
  • However, in Polish society there were people willing to take such a risk.
  • But looking around there is no political grouping willing to take a stance against that.

want to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He really doesn't want to take part in the competition.
  • We don't want to take the world by storm.
  • I want to take on the world.

invited to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Public were invited to take part in this stoning.
  • Eighteen teams were invited to take part in the race.
  • Seventeen teams were invited to take part in the race.

take no

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He also claimed to take no pleasure in killing.
  • Barrington had been ordered by Close to take no chances, but E.W.
  • Unofficially, we are telling you... take no prisoners from U-boats."

take full

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Miami could not take full advantage of Akron's mistakes.
  • Elgar was the first composer to take full advantage of this technological advance.
  • Both critics and audiences said the film did not take full advantage of its premise.

trying to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • I was just trying to take care of him," she said.
  • Worried that David is trying to take his throne, Saul turns on David.
  • He was believed to have been trying to take photographs of the NDP fireworks.
E.g.
  • MHS students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement classes.
  • As it happened Roelfzema had been studying hard and took this opportunity to take exams.
  • Canal travel was, for many, an opportunity to take in the sublime and commune with nature.

take steps

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • We have to take steps for the peace and well being of the region.
  • Casinos take steps to prevent this.
  • Then you need to take steps to ensure this will never happen again."

planned to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Romania planned to take an offensive action on 16 April 1919.
  • Van Pelt said he planned to take an accounting job in Chicago.
  • He planned to take her to a cabin to help her begin to recover.

prepared to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Philip accepted, and prepared to take the club forward into the new decade.
  • Lon Nol remained in power in part because none of the others were prepared to take his place.
  • He added that the War Cabinet was prepared to take full responsibility for any unsuccessful outcomes.

started to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Mola started to take part in junior triathlons in 2005.
  • At the same time, the Romans started to take over parts of Western Seleucia.
  • As the formula gathered momentum, though, constructors started to take note.

events take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Storybrooke events take place after "Broken".
  • The events take place at Autódromo de Tocancipá.
  • Occasionally poetry readings and other events take place here.

take courses

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Millennium students can also take courses at Piedmont High.
  • For STEM, students make take courses in engineering or computer science.
  • All lawyers are however required to take courses regarding personal law.

take many

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • If the condition is more severe, it may take many years.
  • Complete digestion of a snail can take many hours, even days.
  • Self-integrity can take many forms.

events take place

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Storybrooke events take place after "Broken".
  • The events take place at Autódromo de Tocancipá.
  • Occasionally poetry readings and other events take place here.

take place before

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The fight was ordered to take place before the end of 2016.
  • Both ram muay and wai khru take place before all traditional muay Thai matches.
  • General Election 1939/40: Another General Election was required to take place before the end of 1940.
E.g.
  • Fury organises the settlers to take action against Trist.
  • The magistrate agreed to take action against those who were involved.
  • July also saw Carlos Ghosn take action against French mass-media for libel.

take a more

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Other firms take a more nationwide approach.
  • Shea's superiors were finally forced to take a more direct approach.
  • Since 2016, and especially in 2017, some jurisdictions began to take a more interventionist approach.

continued to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Salt-making continued to take place near the Adur estuary.
  • Potter continued to take graduate courses until his death.
  • Day continued to take on challenging and difficult projects.

tries to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Shake tries to take the teddy bear, but he loses his hand.
  • Bo refuses and shoots Roy when he tries to take the gun away.
  • Elsa moves out, then Anne tries to take Cécile under her wing.

take place each

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • More than 1,000 performances take place each year.
  • The race is scheduled to take place each year in February.
  • The race is scheduled to take place each year on Easter Monday.

take a position

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1912, Ames moved to London to take a position with a firm in the city.
  • She noted they tried to persuade her to take a position behind the scenes.
  • He moved to Los Angeles to take a position in film marketing with Seineger & Associates.

ready to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She answered immediately, she was ready to take on the lyrics.
  • In the event of computer failure, Borman was ready to take over.
  • During the occasion a guest book was ready to take contributions from all the guests.

time to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It's just time to take things to a higher level.
  • Once again, he returned to Croatia, this time to take over NK Zagreb.
  • It was time to take stock, to settle down and to consider the future path.

take long

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • But if he ain't, it don't take long to call the roll."
  • Unfortunately, it didn't take long for resistance to begin.
  • The two would take long walks together discussing their work.

take place between

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Reactions can take place between two solids.
  • The events of the movie take place between episodes 29 and 30.
  • The events of the specials take place between episodes 29 and 30.

take another

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He couldn't take another heartache and decides to leave.
  • She says she would take another love.
  • It could be done all of a sudden in two months, or it could take another year.

wants to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Kasi is furious and wants to take revenge on Balu.
  • Now she wants to take revenge on Thakur and his team.
  • The mine inspector then tells her he wants to take her to safety.

usually take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Students at the school usually take IB exams in May.
  • They usually take the form of Iceman's glasses.
  • These conventions usually take place in August.

attempts to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A prison SWAT team attempts to take him out.
  • In the end, the Traitor attempts to take her soul but fails and retreats.
  • Each player attempts to take out the opponent's chariot on the way to the finish.

take a job

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Sire left CSN Bay Area in early 2013 to take a job with ESPN.
  • On April 20, Watanabe left his village to take a job in Tokyo.
  • Jude becomes angry with Shauna and she decides to take a job in Melbourne.

take pictures

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He consciously began to take pictures at the age of 17.
  • She was pulled by several fans who wanted to take pictures with her.
  • Thus he learned to appreciate nature and then, to take pictures of it.

due to take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • National B&B Week 2020 is due to take place from 16 – 22 March 2020.
  • Zurich Airport was in dense fog when the plane was due to take off at 06:00 UTC.
  • The next elections to Tewkesbury Town Council are due to take place in May 2019.

take shelter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The druid leads them to a hamlet where they take shelter in a cottage.
  • Edes sent "Arabella" to Macao to take shelter under the Portuguese guns.
  • This warning required schools to close and advised people to take shelter indoors.
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