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take someone in

Slang definitions & phrases for take someone in

take someone in

verb phrase

  1. To let someone stay with one; offer shelter: took in the stray cat
  2. To deceive or cheat someone: might try to take you in
The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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Idioms and Phrases with take someone in

take someone in

see: take in , def. 5.
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