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Idioms for take

Origin of take

First recorded before 1100; Middle English taken, tacke “to grip, take, strike, lay hold of, grasp,” late Old English tacan “to grasp, touch, grab,” from Old Norse taka “to take, grab, grasp”; cognate with West Frisian take “to take, grab, steal,” Middle Dutch taken “to grasp,” Gothic tekan “to touch”; perhaps akin to Latin tangere to touch”
1. See bring.
tak·a·ble, take·a·ble, adjectivetaker, nounun·tak·a·ble, adjectiveun·take·a·ble, adjective
bring, take (see synonym study at bring)
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British Dictionary definitions for take (1 of 2)

take1
/ (teɪk) /

verb takes, taking, took or taken (mainly tr)

noun

takable or takeable, adjective
Old English tacan, from Old Norse taka; related to Gothic tekan to touch

British Dictionary definitions for take (2 of 2)

take2
/ (ˈtɑːkɪ) /

noun

NZ a topic or cause
Māori
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Idioms and Phrases with take

take

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