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Synonym of Take over

Take over Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

Moby Thesaurus
take over
Synonyms and related words:
accept, acquire, admit, adopt, annex, appropriate, arrogate, assume, assume command, colonize, come by, come in for, conquer, copy, derive, derive from, drag down, draw, draw from, encroach, enslave, gain, get, get at, get hold of, glom on to, grab, have, have coming in, hog, imitate, indent, infringe, invade, jump a claim, lay hands on, make free with, make use of, mock, monopolize, mount the throne, obtain, occupy, overrun, pirate, plagiarize, play God, preempt, preoccupy, prepossess, pretend to, pull down, receive, requisition, secure, seize, seize power, seize the throne, simulate, sit on, spell, squat on, steal, subjugate, take, take all of, take charge, take command, take in, take it all, take on, take possession, take possession of, take the helm, take the lead, take up, trespass, usurp|


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WordNet 2.0
take over

1. seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession; "He assumed to himself the right to fill all positions in the town"; "he usurped my rights"; "She seized control of the throne after her husband died"
(synonym) assume, usurp, seize, arrogate
(hypernym) take
(hyponym) annex
(derivation) coup d'etat, coup, putsch, takeover
2. take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities; "When will the new President assume office?"
(synonym) assume, adopt, take on
(hypernym) take office
(hyponym) resume
3. free someone temporarily from his or her obligations
(synonym) relieve
(hypernym) free, discharge
4. take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person; "I'll accept the charges"; "She agreed to bear the responsibility"
(synonym) bear, accept, assume
(hypernym) take
(hyponym) face the music, carry-the can
5. take over ownership of; of corporations and companies
(synonym) buy out, buy up
(hypernym) buy, purchase
(derivation) takeover
6. do over; "They would like to take it over again"
(synonym) repeat
(hypernym) act, move
7. take up and practice as one's own
(synonym) adopt, borrow, take up
(hypernym) accept, take, have
8. take up, as of debts or payments; "absorb the costs for something"
(synonym) absorb
(hypernym) fund

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