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Synonym of Take

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Synonyms and related words:
OD, abduct, abide, absorb, abstract, accede, accede to, accept, accommodate, accompany, account as, accroach, acknowledge, acquire, act, admit, adopt, advocate, affect, agree to, allow for, allure, and, annex, annihilate, apply, appreciate, apprehend, appropriate, arrogate, ask, assault sexually, assent, assimilate, assume, astonish, astound, attract, avails, bag, bamboozle, be afraid, be agreeable, be blooded, be brought down, be felled, be seized of, be struck down, be successful, be traumatized, be with one, bear, bear with, beard, beat, beat it, become airborne, behave, believe, belittle, bewitch, bilk, blackmail, blast off, blaze, blaze up, blink at, board, bolt, boodle, book, boom shot, boost, booty, borrow, box office, brave, break bread, break out, bring, bring up, brook, burlesque, burn, burst into flame, buy, call for, capital gains, captivate, capture, caricature, carry, carry away, carry off, carry on, cart, catch, catch cold, catch fire, catch on, catch on fire, catch up, challenge, charm, chase, cheat, choose, chouse, chronicle, claim, clap hands on, clasp, claw, cleanup, clear, clear profit, clench, click, clinch, close-up, clutch, collapse, collar, combust, come by, come down with, come in for, come into, come off, commandeer, commissions, compass, comply, comprehend, comprise, con, conceive, conclude, condone, conduct, confiscate, connect, connive at, consent, consider, construe, consume, contain, contend against, continue, contract, convey, convoy, cop, copy, corral, count calories, court, cover, cozen, crave, credit, credits, crib, crook, cull, daresay, deal with, debase, decamp, deceive, deduce, deduct, deem, define, deflate, deflorate, deflower, defraud, degrade, deliver, demand, depart, deprecate, depreciate, derive, derive from, describe, deuce shot, devirginate, devour, diagnose, diddle, diet, dig, digest, diminish, disavow, discard, discount, disgrace, disparage, disposable income, disregard, dividend, dividends, divine, do, do the trick, document, doff, down, drag down, drain off, draw, draw back, draw from, draw off, dream, drink, dupe, earn, earned income, earnings, eat, effect, elect, embezzle, embrace, employ, enchant, encompass, end, endure, engage, enlist, enmesh, ensnare, entail, entangle, enter into possession, entertain, entrap, erupt, escort, espouse, establish, esteem, estimate, exact, expect, experience, express, expropriate, extort, extract, face, face the music, fall to, fancy, fare, farewell, fascinate, fathom, favor, feed, feed on, feel, ferry, fever, fiddle, fight, filch, fill up, filthy lucre, fit in, flame, flimflam, fly, fly off, follow, follow-focus shot, fool, foul, freight, full shot, function, gain, gains, gate, gate receipts, gather, get, get hold of, get the drift, get the idea, get the picture, gettings, gleanings, glom on to, go, go along with, go away, go great guns, go into shock, go off, go on with, go over, go over big, go through, go to town, gobble up, grab, grab hold of, graduate, graft, grant, grapple, grasp, grip, gripe, gross, gross income, gross profit, gross receipts, group shot, guess, guide, gull, gulp down, gyp, hack, handle, harpoon, harrow, harvest, haul, have, have a hunch, have an idea, have an impression, have an inkling, have coming in, have it taped, have recourse to, have the idea, hire, hit the road, hoard, hold, hold as, hoodwink, hook, hot goods, hug, humble, humiliate, hunger, ignore, imagine, imbibe, imitate, implicate, imply, impose upon, include, income, infer, infringe, ingest, inhale, inherit, intake, interest, interpret, involve, judge, ken, kill, killing, kinescope, knock off, knock under, know, knuckle down, knuckle under, lampoon, land, lasso, lay hands on, lay hold of, lead, lead to, learn, lease, leave, leave unavenged, let, let be, let in, let it go, liberate, lift, lift off, like, live with it, lodge, long shot, look like, look upon as, loot, lower, lucre, lug, lure, magnetize, maintain, make, make a hit, make allowances for, make for, make off with, make use of, makings, manhandle, mark, master, matte shot, meal, medium shot, meet with success, mesh, mimic, misappropriate, mock, motion picture, mulct, nab, nail, neat profit, necessitate, need, net, net income, net profit, net receipts, nick, nip, nip up, noose, not resist, note, obey, obtain, occupy, operate, opine, oppose, opt for, output, overcharge, overdose, overhaul, overlook, overtake, pack, palm, pan shot, panoramic shot, paper profits, parody, partake, partake of, pass, pass over, peculate, peel off, pelf, perceive, percentage, perform, perk, perks, perquisite, pick, pick up, pickings, pilfer, pillage, pinch, pirate, pitch in, plagiarize, play, plunder, poach, pocket, pocket the affront, pork barrel, possess, possess sexually, preempt, prefer, prefigure, prehend, presume, presuppose, presurmise, prevail, prize, proceeds, process shot, procure, produce, profit, profits, prosper, provisionally accept, public till, public trough, pull down, purchase, purloin, pursue, put down, put forth, put in writing, put into effect, put up with, quaff, qualify, quarter, raise, rake-off, rap shot, rape, ravish, reach, react, read, read into, realize, reap, recant, receipt, receipts, receivables, receive, reckon, record, regard, regard with indulgence, relent, relish, remind one of, remove, rent, repudiate, repute, require, resemble, reserve, resign, resort to, resume, retain, retake, retract, return, returns, revenue, rip off, rival, rob, rope, royalties, run a temperature, run after, run away with, run for, rustle, sack, satirize, savor, savvy, say, score, scram, scrounge, secure, see, seize, seize the meaning, seizure, select, send up, sense, sequester, serve, set down, set down as, shame, shock, shoplift, shot, sicken, simulate, single out, skedaddle, snag, snap up, snare, snatch, sniggle, snitch, spear, split, spoil, spoils, spoils of office, sponsor, spoof, squeeze, stand, startle, steal, stealings, stick, stolen goods, stomach, store, strike, strip off, study, submit, submit to, subsume, subtract, succeed, succumb, suffer, support, suppose, surmise, surprise, survive, suspect, swag, swallow, swallow an insult, swallow it, swallow the pill, swindle, swipe, tackle, take aback, take after, take away, take back, take by assault, take by storm, take down, take effect, take for, take for granted, take from, take hold, take hold of, take ill, take in, take it, take it that, take off, take on, take out, take over, take possession, take possession of, take to, take to be, take to mean, take up, take-in, takings, tangle, tangle up with, taste, terminate, thieve, think, till, tolerate, torment, tote, transcribe, transport, trap, travel shot, travesty, treat, trick, trow, trucking shot, turn aside provocation, turn to, undergo, understand, understand by, undertake, unearned income, use, use up, vie with, view as, violate, voice, waft, walk off with, wealth, weather, ween, whip up, whisk, wile, win, wing, wink at, winnings, wipe out, withdraw, withstand, wolf, woo, work, work well, work wonders, write down, yield, zoom shot|


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WordNet 2.0

1. the income arising from land or other property; "the average return was about 5%"
(synonym) return, issue, proceeds, takings, yield, payoff
(hypernym) income
(hyponym) economic rent, rent
(derivation) subscribe, subscribe to
2. the act of photographing a scene or part of a scene without interruption
(hypernym) filming, cinematography, motion-picture photography
(hyponym) retake
(derivation) film, shoot

1. carry out; "take action"; "take steps"; "take vengeance"
(hypernym) act, move
2. as of time or space; "It took three hours to get to work this morning"; "This event occupied a very short time"
(synonym) occupy, use up
(hypernym) use, expend
(hyponym) be
(verb-group) consume, eat up, use up, eat, deplete, exhaust, run through, wipe out
3. take somebody somewhere; "We lead him to our chief"; "can you take me to the main entrance?"; "He conducted us to the palace"
(synonym) lead, direct, conduct, guide
(hyponym) beacon
4. get into one's hands, take physically; "Take a cookie!"; "Can you take this bag, please"
(synonym) get hold of
(hyponym) seize, prehend, clutch
(see-also) take in
(derivation) pickings, taking
5. 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 fables"
(synonym) assume, acquire, adopt, take on
(hypernym) change
(hyponym) re-assume
6. 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 this!"
(synonym) read
(hypernym) interpret, construe, see
(hyponym) misread, misinterpret
(verb-group) read
7. 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"
(synonym) bring, convey
(hypernym) transport, carry
(hyponym) fetch
(entail) come, come up
(verb-group) bring, get, convey, fetch
8. take into one's possession; "We are taking an orphan from Romania"; "I'll take three salmon steaks"
(antonym) give
(hyponym) adopt, take in
(see-also) withdraw, draw, take out, draw off
9. 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"; "This intervention does not postulates a patient's consent"
(synonym) necessitate, ask, postulate, need, require, involve, call for, demand
(hyponym) claim, exact
(verb-group) claim, exact
10. 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"
(synonym) choose, select, pick out
(hypernym) decide, make up one's mind, determine
(hyponym) empanel, impanel, panel
11. travel or go by means of a certain kind of transportation, or a certain route; "He takes the bus to work"; "She takes Route 1 to Newark"
(hypernym) use, utilize, utilise, apply, employ
12. 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"
(synonym) accept, have
(hypernym) get, acquire
(hyponym) accept, admit, take on
(see-also) absorb, take over
(verb-group) receive, have
(derivation) taker
13. assume, as of positions or roles; "She took the job as director of development"
(synonym) fill
(hypernym) work, do work
(verb-group) assume, strike, take up
14. take into consideration for exemplifying purposes; "Take the case of China"; "Consider the following case"
(synonym) consider, deal, look at
(hypernym) think about
(hyponym) contemplate
15. experience or feel or submit to; "Take a test"; "Take the plunge"
(hypernym) experience, receive, have, get, undergo
(verb-group) undergo, submit
16. make a film or photograph of something; "take a scene"; "shoot a movie"
(synonym) film, shoot
(hypernym) record, enter, put down
(hyponym) reshoot
(verb-group) photograph, snap, shoot
(classification) movie, film, picture, moving picture, moving-picture show, motion picture, motion-picture show, picture show, pic, flick
17. 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 environment"
(synonym) remove, take away, withdraw
(hyponym) epilate, depilate
(see-also) subtract, deduct, take off
18. serve oneself to, or consume regularly; "Have another bowl of chicken soup!"; "I don't take sugar in my coffee"
(synonym) consume, ingest, take in, have
(hyponym) hit
(see-also) take in, sop up, suck in, take up
19. accept or undergo, often unwillingly; "We took a pay cut"
(synonym) undergo, submit
(hypernym) digest, endure, stick out, stomach, bear, stand, tolerate, support, brook, abide, suffer, put up
(hyponym) test
(derivation) taker
20. make use of or accept for some purpose; "take a risk"; "take an opportunity"
(synonym) accept
(hyponym) co-opt
21. take by force; "Hitler took the Baltic Republics"; "The army took the fort on the hill"
(hyponym) rescue
22. 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"
(synonym) assume, strike, take up
(hypernym) move
(verb-group) fill
23. 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"
(synonym) accept, admit, take on
(hypernym) accept, have
(hyponym) profess
(verb-group) admit, let in, include
24. ascertain or determine by measuring, computing or take a reading from a dial; "take a pulse"; "A reading was taken of the earth's tremors"
(hypernym) receive, get, find, obtain, incur
25. be a student of a certain subject; "She is reading for the bar exam"
(synonym) learn, study, read
(hyponym) audit
26. 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"
(synonym) claim, exact
(hypernym) necessitate, ask, postulate, need, require, involve, call for, demand
(verb-group) necessitate, ask, postulate, need, require, involve, call for, demand
27. head into a specified direction; "The escaped convict took to the hills"; "We made for the mountains"
(synonym) make
(hypernym) head
28. 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"
(synonym) aim, train, take aim, direct
(hypernym) position
(hyponym) target, aim, place, direct, point
29. be seized or affected in a specified way; "take sick"; "be taken drunk"
(hypernym) become, go, get
30. 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 mountains"
(synonym) carry, pack
(hypernym) have, feature
(verb-group) carry
31. 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 Rome?"
(synonym) lease, rent, hire, charter, engage
(hypernym) get, acquire
32. receive or obtain by regular payment; "We take the Times every day"
(synonym) subscribe, subscribe to
(hypernym) buy, purchase
(derivation) return, issue, proceeds, takings, yield, payoff
33. buy, select; "I'll take a pound of that sausage"
(hypernym) buy, purchase
(see-also) withdraw, draw, take out, draw off
(classification) commerce, commercialism, mercantilism
34. to get into a position of having, e.g., safety, comfort; "take shelter from the storm"
35. have sex with; archaic use; "He had taken this woman when she was most vulnerable"
(synonym) have
(hypernym) roll in the hay, love, make out, make love, sleep with, get laid, have sex, know, do it, be intimate, have intercourse, have it away, have it off, screw, fuck, jazz, eff, hump, lie with, bed, have a go at it, bang, get it on, bonk
36. lay claim to; as of an idea; "She took credit for the whole idea"
(synonym) claim
(hypernym) affirm, verify, assert, avow, aver, swan, swear
(verb-group) claim, lay claim, arrogate
37. be designed to hold or take; "This surface will not take the dye"
(synonym) accept
(hypernym) be
38. be capable of holding or containing; "This box won't take all the items"; "The flask holds one gallon"
(synonym) contain, hold
(hypernym) be
(verb-group) accommodate, hold, admit
39. develop a habit; "He took to visiting bars"
40. proceed along in a vehicle; "We drive the turnpike to work"
(synonym) drive
(hypernym) traverse, track, cover, cross, pass over, get over, get across, cut through, cut across
(verb-group) drive, motor
(classification) driving
41. obtain by winning; "Winner takes all"; "He took first prize"
(hypernym) win
42. be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness; "He got AIDS"; "She came down with pneumonia"; "She took a chill"
(synonym) contract, get
(hypernym) sicken, come down
(hyponym) catch
(verb-group) catch

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