[C] [D] [E]
[F] [G] [H]
[I] [J] [K]
[L] [M] [N]
[O] [P] [Q]
[R] [S] [T]
[U] [V] [W]
[X] [Y] [Z]
Welcome to ARDictionary!
Take 1Definition: Taken.
Take 2Definition: To gain or secure the interest or affection of; to captivate; to engage; to interest; to charm.
Take 3Definition: To make selection of; to choose; also, to turn to; to have recourse to; as, to take the road to the right.
Take 4Definition: To employ; to use; to occupy; hence, to demand; to require; as, it
takes so much cloth to make a coat.
Take 5Definition: To form a likeness of; to copy; to delineate; to picture; as, to take picture of a person.
Take 6Definition: To draw; to deduce; to derive.
Take 7Definition: To lead; to conduct; as, to take a child to church.
Take 8Definition: To carry; to convey; to deliver to another; to hand over; as, he took the book to the
Take 9Definition: To remove; to withdraw; to deduct; with from; as, to take the breath from one; to take two from four.
Take 10Definition: In a somewhat passive sense, to receive; to bear; to endure; to acknowledge; to accept.
Take 11Definition: To accept, as something offered; to receive; not to refuse or reject; to admit.
Take 12Definition: To receive as something to be eaten or
dronk; to partake of; to swallow; as, to take food or wine.
Take 13Definition: Not to refuse or balk at; to undertake readily; to clear; as, to take a hedge or fence.
Take 14Definition: To bear without ill humor or resentment; to submit to; to tolerate; to endure; as, to take a joke; he will take an affront from no man.
Take 15Definition: To accept the word or offer of; to receive and accept; to bear; to submit to; to enter into agreement with; used in general
senses; as, to take a form or shape.
Take 16Definition: To take hold; to fix upon anything; to have the natural or intended effect; to accomplish a purpose; as, he was inoculated, but the virus did not take.
Take 17Definition: To please; to gain reception; to succeed.
Take 18Definition: To admit of being pictured, as in a photograph; as, his face does not take well.
Take 19Definition: That which is taken; especially, the quantity of fish captured at one haul or catch.
Take 20Definition: The quantity or copy given to a compositor at one time.
take 21Definition: the act of photographing a scene or part of a scene without interruption
take 22Definition: the income arising from land or other property; "the average return was about
take 23Definition: be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness; "He got AIDS"; "She came down with pneumonia"; "She took a chill"
take 24Definition: remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, taking off,
etc. or remove something abstract; "remove a threat"; "remove a wrapper"; "Remove the dirty
dishes from the table"; "take the gun from your pocket"; "This machine
withdraws heat from the
take 25Definition: ascertain or determine by measuring, computing or take a reading from a dial; "take a pulse"; "A reading was taken of the
take 26Definition: take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect; "His voice took on a sad tone"; "The story took a new turn"; "he adopted an air of superiority"; "She assumed strange manners"; "The
gods assume human or animal form in these
take 27Definition: be seized or affected in a specified way; "take sick"; "be taken drunk"
take 28Definition: be a student of a certain subject; "She is reading for the bar exam"
take 29Definition: interpret something in a certain way; convey a particular meaning or impression; "I read this address as a satire"; "How should I take this
message?"; "You can''t take credit for
take 30Definition: accept or undergo, often unwillingly; "We took a pay cut"
take 31Definition: pick out, select, or choose from a number of
alternatives; "Take any one of these cards"; "Choose a good husband for your daughter"; "She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her"
take 32Definition: take into consideration for exemplifying
purposes; "Take the case of China"; "Consider the following case"
take 33Definition: take as an undesirable consequence of some event or state of affairs; "the accident claimed three lives"; "The hard work took its toll on her"
take 34Definition: lay claim to; as of an idea; "She took credit for the whole idea"
take 35Definition: make a film or photograph of something; "take a scene"; "shoot a movie"
take 36Definition: obtain by winning; "Winner
takes all"; "He took first prize"
take 37Definition: aim or direct at; as of
blows, weapons, or
objects such as photographic equipment; "Please
don''t aim at your little
brother!"; "He trained his gun on the burglar";
"Don''t train your camera on the women"; "Take a swipe at one''s opponent"
take 38Definition: serve
oneself to, or consume regularly; "Have another bowl of chicken
don''t take sugar in my coffee"
take 39Definition: get into one''s hands, take physically; "Take a
cookie!"; "Can you take this bag, please"
take 40Definition: have sex with; archaic use; "He had taken this woman when she was most vulnerable"
take 41Definition: travel or go by means of a certain kind of transportation, or a certain route; "He
takes the bus to work"; "She
takes Route to Newark"
take 42Definition: proceed along in a vehicle; "We drive the turnpike to work"
take 43Definition: occupy or take on; "He
assumes the lotus position"; "She took her seat on the stage"; "We took our seats in the orchestra"; "She took up her position behind the tree"; "strike a pose"
take 44Definition: take somebody somewhere; "We lead him to our chief"; "can you take me to the main
entrance?"; "He conducted us to the palace"
take 45Definition: head into a specified direction; "The escaped convict took to the hills"; "We made for the
take 46Definition: take something or somebody with
oneself somewhere; "Bring me the box from the other room"; "Take these letters to the boss"; "This
brings me to the main point"
take 47Definition: experience or feel or submit to; "Take a test"; "Take the plunge"
take 48Definition: to get into a position of having,
e.g., safety, comfort; "take shelter from the storm"
take 49Definition: take into one''s possession; "We are taking an orphan from Romania"; "I''ll take three salmon
take 50Definition: take by force; "Hitler took the Baltic
Republics"; "The army took the fort on the hill"
take 51Definition: buy, select; "I''ll take a pound of that sausage"
take 52Definition: engage for service under a term of contract; "We took an apartment on a quiet street";
"Let''s rent a car"; "Shall we take a guide in
take 53Definition: receive or obtain by regular payment; "We take the Times every day"
take 54Definition: make use of or accept for some purpose; "take a risk"; "take an opportunity"
take 55Definition: receive willingly something given or offered; "The only girl who would have him was the
miller''s daughter"; "I won''t have this dog in my
house!"; "Please accept my present"
take 56Definition: admit into a group or community; "accept
students for graduate study"; "We''ll have to vote on whether or not to admit a new member"
take 57Definition: as of time or space; "It took three hours to get to work this morning"; "This event occupied a very short time"
take 58Definition: assume, as of
roles; "She took the job as director of development"
take 59Definition: develop a habit; "He took to visiting bars"
take 60Definition: carry out; "take action"; "take steps"; "take vengeance"
take 61Definition: require as useful, just, or proper; "It
takes nerve to do what she did"; "success usually
requires hard work"; "This job
asks a lot of patience and skill"; "This position
demands a lot of personal sacrifice"; "This dinner
calls for a spectacular dessert";
take 62Definition: be capable of holding or containing; "This box won''t take all the
items"; "The flask
holds one gallon"
take 63Definition: have with
oneself; have on one''s person; "She always
takes an umbrella"; "I always carry money"; "She
packs a gun when she
goes into the
take 64Definition: be designed to hold or take; "This surface will not take the dye"