Take Definition

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1. “I’d hate to take down one of the ‘good’ guys by mistake, ” Hanlin says caustically. 1
2. “If Jim doesn’t kill me,” she said to herself, “before he takes a second look at me, he’ll say I look like a Coney Island chorus girl. 1
3. “It took that to make people sit up and take notice, ” said Dr. Steven Goodman, professor of oncology, pediatrics, epidemiology and biostatistics at Johns Hopkins University. 1
4. (For a simple, chilling experiment, allow your son to watch professional wrestling and see how long it takes before he tackles his sister). 1
5. (One side of your clit is usually more sensitive than the other.) Most of the rubbing will take place on your more sensitive side. 1
6. ' Nisbett takes this to confirm the hypothesis that 'Asians view the world through a wide-angle lens, whereas Westerners have tunnel vision. 1
7. ''I took a pan to a red telephone kiosk down the road, sat on it, hoping and praying no one would come along and take me off to a nut house , '' he said. 1
8. ''You can take it with you, '' Facebook says. ''We are your passport to the past, your home away from home, the country where you will always be welcome.'' 1
9. 'All taken care of,' he said smoothly. 1
10. 'An emotional divorce requires thoughtful self-examination and the recognition that it almost always takes two people for a marriage to fail, ' he says. 1
11. 'And I'll take this to square the count ,'said I, picking up the oilskin packet. 1
12. 'Boy, take up that basket! I want'ee to go on an errand for me. ' 1
13. 'Do you take this woman to be your lawful wedded wife?' intoned the priest. 'I do,' murmured Carlos. 1
14. 'Education can break down perceptions, ' said Darwin, who said mainland Chinese take their drinking tips from Hong Kong, the world's hottest fine wine auction market. 1
15. 'Give me the knife,' he said softly, 'or I'll take it away from you.'. 1
16. 'How long does it take to get to Leeds from here?' 'I don't know, I've never timed it.' 1
17. 'I don't see why I should take the blame for this!' she protested. 1
18. 'It's starting to rain again.'--'Not enough to take away from the charm of the scene.'. 1
19. 'My wife's got a job in Glasgow.' 'I take it you'll be moving, then.' 1
20. 'My wife's got a job in Glasgow.' 'I take it you'll be moving,(This website then.' 1
21. 'No one can ever take your spirit away from you,' my mother reassured me. 1
22. 'Of course we can't afford to take chances,'agreed Winston dutifully. 1
23. 'Red or blue?' 'I'll take one of each, please.' 1
24. 't takeaway the world that belongs to you. 1
25. 'That is all very well, ' Hephaestus replied gloomily, 'But if Ares defaults, you will have to take his place under the net. 1
26. 'The corporate world also allows for more promotions and greater opportunities to take on a variety of roles, ' says Dr. Laurin, who earned her doctorate in educational leadership. 1
27. 'The most important take-away from late last year and the start of this year when sales struggled is . . . we need to respond more quickly to policy change, ' Mr. Nozaki said. 0
28. 'There's a general emotional difference between men and women as they perceive and take risks,' said Jennifer Lerner, a psychologist at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government. 1
29. 'We wanted to introduce a more curatorial approach, ' she said in an interview. 'I think this is something very new in Korea, to take people on a journey when they go see an exhibition. 1
30. 'We'll take good care of you,' he said reassuringly. 1
 

Take

[tāk]

VERB

takes (third person present) · took (past tense) · taking (present participle) · taken (past participle)

  - lay hold of (something) with one's hands; reach for and hold.

  - remove (someone or something) from a particular place.

  - carry or bring with one; convey.

  - accept or receive (someone or something).

  - consume as food, drink, medicine, or drugs.

  - make, undertake, or perform (an action or task).

  - require or use up (a specified amount of time).

  - (of a plant or seed) take root or begin to grow; germinate.

NOUN

takes (plural noun)

  - a scene or sequence of sound or vision photographed or recorded continuously at one time.

  - an amount of something gained or acquired from one source or in one session.

Synonyms

List of Prefixes

A-
Afro-
After-
Ambi-
Amphi-
An-
Ana-
Anglo-
Ante-
Anti-
Ap-
Apo-
Arch-
Astro-
Auto-
Back-
Be-
Bi-

List of Suffixes

-Acy
-Al
-Ance
-Ence
-Dom
-Er
-Or
-Ism
-Ist
-Ity
-Ty
-Ment
-Ness
-Ship
-Sion
-Tion
-Ate
-En