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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. take: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  2. take: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  3. take: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  4. take: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  5. take: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  6. take: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  7. take: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  8. take: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  9. take: Rhymezone [home, info]
  10. take: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  11. Take: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  12. take: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  13. The take, The Take, The Take (TV series), The Take (Sydney band), The Take (Melbourne band), Take, Take (film), Take (disambiguation), Take (band): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  14. take: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  15. take: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. take: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. take (v.), take (n.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  18. take: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  19. take: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  20. take: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  21. take: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  22. take: Wiktionary [home, info]
  23. take: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  24. take, take, take, Take, Take: Wordnik [home, info]
  25. take, take: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  26. take: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  27. take: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  28. take: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  29. take: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  30. take: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Take: Movie Terminology Glossary [home, info]
  2. take: The Organon: A Conceptually Indexed Dictionary (by Genus and Differentia) [home, info]
  3. TAKE: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (11 matching dictionaries)
  1. take: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  2. take: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. TAKE: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  4. Take: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  5. Take: bizterms.net [home, info]
  6. take: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  8. take: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  9. take: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  10. take: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  11. Take: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. take: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. take: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. take: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. take: Idioms [home, info]
  2. TAKE: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  3. TAKE: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  4. TAKE: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. take: Urban Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Take: Dublin Slang and Phrasebook [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. take: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  2. Take: Backgammon [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. take: Television: Critical Methods and Applications [home, info]
  2. Take: Sweetwater Music [home, info]
  3. Take: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (take)

noun:  the act of photographing a scene or part of a scene without interruption
noun:  the income arising from land or other property
verb:  head into a specified direction
verb:  experience or feel or submit to ("Take a test")
verb:  to get into a position of having, e.g., safety, comfort ("Take shelter from the storm")
verb:  take into one's possession ("I'll take three salmon steaks")
verb:  take by force
verb:  buy, select ("I'll take a pound of that sausage")
verb:  make use of or accept for some purpose ("Take a risk")
verb:  as of time or space
verb:  develop a habit
verb:  carry out ("Take action")
verb:  ascertain or determine by measuring, computing or take a reading from a dial ("Take a pulse")
verb:  be seized or affected in a specified way ("Take sick")
verb:  interpret something in a certain way; convey a particular meaning or impression ("How should I take this message?")
verb:  accept or undergo, often unwillingly
verb:  obtain by winning ("Winner takes all")
verb:  get into one's hands, take physically ("Take a cookie!")
verb:  have sex with; archaic use ("He had taken this woman when she was most vulnerable")
verb:  travel or go by means of a certain kind of transportation, or a certain route ("He takes the bus to work")
verb:  receive willingly something given or offered
verb:  assume, as of positions or roles
verb:  be capable of holding or containing ("This box won't take all the items")
verb:  be designed to hold or take ("This surface will not take the dye")
verb:  pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives ("Take any one of these cards")
verb:  take into consideration for exemplifying purposes ("Take the case of China")
verb:  take as an undesirable consequence of some event or state of affairs
verb:  lay claim to; as of an idea
verb:  be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness
verb:  aim or direct at; as of blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment ("Take a swipe at one's opponent")
verb:  remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, taking off, etc. or remove something abstract ("Take the gun from your pocket")
verb:  proceed along in a vehicle
verb:  occupy or take on
verb:  take somebody somewhere ("Can you take me to the main entrance?")
verb:  take something or somebody with oneself somewhere ("Take these letters to the boss")
verb:  receive or obtain by regular payment ("We take the Times every day")
verb:  admit into a group or community
verb:  have with oneself; have on one's person ("She always takes an umbrella")
verb:  make a film or photograph of something ("Take a scene")
verb:  be a student of a certain subject
verb:  serve oneself to, or consume regularly ("I don't take sugar in my coffee")
verb:  take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect
verb:  engage for service under a term of contract ("Shall we take a guide in Rome?")
verb:  require as useful, just, or proper ("It takes nerve to do what she did")

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