Definition Of Take

  • the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property
  • be capable of holding or containing
  • remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
  • serve oneself to, or consume regularly
  • make a film or photograph of something
  • be designed to hold or take
  • require (time or space)
  • take somebody somewhere
  • have sex with; archaic use
  • have with oneself; have on one's person
  • receive or obtain regularly
  • admit into a group or community
  • head into a specified direction
  • pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives
  • take into consideration for exemplifying purposes
  • assume, as of positions or roles
  • interpret something in a certain way; convey a particular meaning or impression
  • lay claim to; as of an idea
  • accept or undergo, often unwillingly
  • make use of or accept for some purpose
  • take something or somebody with oneself somewhere
  • engage for service under a term of contract
  • be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness
  • take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect
  • take as an undesirable consequence of some event or state of affairs
  • get into one's hands, take physically
  • require as useful, just, or proper
  • occupy or take on
  • receive willingly something given or offered
  • be a student of a certain subject
  • proceed along in a vehicle
  • point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards
  • ascertain or determine by measuring, computing or take a reading from a dial
  • be seized or affected in a specified way
  • buy, select
  • carry out
  • experience or feel or submit to
  • obtain by winning
  • take by force
  • take into one's possession
  • the act of photographing a scene or part of a scene without interruption
  • travel or go by means of a certain kind of transportation, or a certain route

Syllables : take

Pronunciation : teɪk

Example Sentences

  • This box won't take all the items. (verb)
  • take the gun from your pocket. (verb)
  • I don't take sugar in my coffee. (verb)
  • take a scene. (verb)
  • This surface will not take the dye. (verb)
  • can you take me to the main entrance?. (verb)
  • He had taken this woman when she was most vulnerable. (verb)
  • She always takes an umbrella. (verb)
  • We take the Times every day. (verb)
  • How should I take this message?. (verb)
  • take a risk. (verb)
  • take an opportunity. (verb)
  • Shall we take a guide in Rome?. (verb)
  • Can you take this bag, please. (verb)
  • It takes nerve to do what she did. (verb)
  • take a pulse. (verb)
  • A reading was taken of the earth's tremors. (verb)
  • take sick. (verb)
  • be taken drunk. (verb)
  • I'll take a pound of that sausage. (verb)
  • take action. (verb)
  • take steps. (verb)
  • take vengeance. (verb)
  • Winner takes all. (verb)
  • I'll take three salmon steaks. (verb)
  • He takes the bus to work. (verb)
  • She takes Route 1 to Newark. (verb)