- Bridge. a bid in a suit or denomination different from the one bid by one's partner.
- Poker. the minimum with which a player can begin.
Origin of takeout
Words nearby takeout
How to use takeout in a sentence
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the restaurant was closed for dine-in, but their takeout service was flawless.A day’s drive from Chicago, exploring a very different Illinois|Carson Vaughan|February 12, 2021|Washington Post
Outdoor restaurant dining may still be too risky with new virus variants, but that doesn’t mean you can’t get takeout, go to the park, and see people.The Most Practical Outdoor Dining Outfit Is a Snuggie|Jaya Saxena|February 9, 2021|Eater
Delivery, takeout options and outdoor dining options are highlighted on each map point.24 Exciting Ways to Eat in Park City Right Now|Katie Shapiro|February 4, 2021|Eater
Now that vaccines for the coronavirus are available, we can anticipate some sort of “new normal,” including dining in restaurants rather than “streateries” or eating takeout food at home.Sommeliers have been forced to pivot in the pandemic, and their futures remain uncertain|Dave McIntyre|February 4, 2021|Washington Post
The pair reopened the restaurant in early May, offering takeout for the first time — but only to guests who ordered ahead online.Restaurants Avoiding Big Delivery Apps Have to Get Creative|Kristen Hawley|February 1, 2021|Eater
One donor complains about the takeout chicken pot pies served at a Karl Rove-hosted confab.Speed Read: Kenneth Vogel’s ‘Big Money’ Shows How PACs Control Politics|William O’Connor|June 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The typical American eats takeout breakfast in his car about eight times per year.Can This Waffle Save America?|Daniel Gross|August 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Plastic-foam containers are used for everything from awful conference room coffee to Chinese takeout.Bloomberg Crosses the Thin Foam Line|Ilana Glazer|February 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In Manhattan, where I grew up, people seemed to eat a lot of takeout, or prepared foods from places like Zabars and Fairway.Friday Forum: How often do you cook?|Megan McArdle|January 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I added some left-over roast brisket and a scoop of Chinese takeout rice, two favorites.RIP Cobber|David Frum|October 1, 2012|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for takeout
Other Idioms and Phrases with takeout
Extract, remove, as in He should take out that splinter: [c. 1300]
Secure by applying to an authority, as in She took out a real estate license. [Late 1600s]
Escort on a date, as in He's been taking out a different girl every night of the week. [c. 1600]
Give vent to; see take it out on.
Carry away for use elsewhere, as in Can we get some pizza to take out?
Obtain as an equivalent in different form, as in We took out the money she owed us by having her baby-sit. [Early 1600s]
Set out, as in Jan and Herb took out for the beach, or The police took out after the suspects. [Mid-1800s]
Kill, destroy, as in Two snipers took out a whole platoon, or Flying low, the plane took out the enemy bunker in one pass. [1930s]
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