Take Definition & Meaning – Merriam-Webster


She took her things to her room.

It looks like rain. You had better take an umbrella with you.

This bus takes you downtown.

Her office is down that hallway. I can take you there, if you want me to.

He was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

She took us for a ride in her new car.

He’s not the kind of guy you can take home to meet your parents.

She took her child to one side and scolded him.

I took the pen and signed my name.

Take the pan by the handle.


It took us 20 takes to get the scene right.

She nailed it on the first take.

He stands to earn 10 percent of the company’s $1 million take on the deal.

She was expecting a bigger take.

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