英音 [teɪk] 美音 [tek]
the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property;
"the average return was about 5%"
the act of photographing a scene or part of a scene without interruption
require (time or space);
"It took three hours to get to work this morning"
"This event occupied a very short time"
take somebody somewhere;
"We lead him to our chief"
"can you take me to the main entrance?"
"He conducted us to the palace"
get into one's hands, take physically;
"Take a cookie!"
"Can you take this bag, please"
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"
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!"
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"
take into one's possession;
"We are taking an orphan from Romania"
"I'll take three salmon steaks"
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"
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"
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"
assume, as of positions or roles;
"She took the job as director of development"
"he occupies the position of manager"
"the young prince will soon occupy the throne"
take into consideration for exemplifying purposes;
"Take the case of China"
"Consider the following case"
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 postulate a patient's consent"
experience or feel or submit to;
"Take a test"
"Take the plunge"
make a film or photograph of something;
"take a scene"
"shoot a movie"
remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, 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"
serve oneself to, or consume regularly;
"Have another bowl of chicken soup!"
"I don't take sugar in my coffee"
accept or undergo, often unwillingly;
"We took a pay cut"
make use of or accept for some purpose;
"take a risk"
"take an opportunity"
take by force;
"Hitler took the Baltic Republics"
"The army took the fort on the hill"
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"
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"
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"
be a student of a certain subject;
"She is reading for the bar exam"
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"
head into a specified direction;
"The escaped convict took to the hills"
"We made for the mountains"
point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards;
"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"
be seized or affected in a specified way;
"be taken drunk"
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"
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?"
receive or obtain regularly;
"We take the Times every day"
"I'll take a pound of that sausage"
to get into a position of having, e.g., safety, comfort;
"take shelter from the storm"
have sex with; archaic use;
"He had taken this woman when she was most vulnerable"
lay claim to; as of an idea;
"She took credit for the whole idea"
be designed to hold or take;
"This surface will not take the dye"
be capable of holding or containing;
"This box won't take all the items"
"The flask holds one gallon"
develop a habit;
"He took to visiting bars"
proceed along in a vehicle;
"We drive the turnpike to work"
obtain by winning;
"Winner takes all"
"He took first prize"
be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness;
"He got AIDS"
"She came down with pneumonia"
"She took a chill"
betake vt. 去，往，到（某处、某人处）;
grubstake n. 衣服，食物物质的援助，资金; v. 以利益条件供给资金;
intake n. 吸入，进气;（液体等）进入口;摄入，摄取;纳入（数）量;
mistake n. 错误，过失，误解;差错，口误，笔误;失策，失误; vt.& vi. 弄错，误解; vt. 认不出;误会;看错; vi. 弄错;误解;
outtake n. 通气管;气孔;通风道;烟道;
overtake vt. 追上，赶上;压倒;（不愉快的事）突然降临;
partake vi. 参加;参与;吃; n. 参与者，分担者;
retake vt. 再拿;再取;重拍（照片、影片等）;重新（考试等）; n. 电影镜头的重拍;重考;补考;参加重考或补考的人;
stake n. 桩;刑柱;股份;（在公司、计划等中的）重大利益; vt. 用桩支撑;以…下注[打赌];用桩区分，界分;
takeaway n. 外卖餐馆，外卖食品;
takedown n. 卸下;
taken v. 拿( take的过去分词);接受;取得;
takeoff n. （飞机的）起飞;<喻>（经济的）起飞;开始;起跳; adj. 起跳的，起飞的;
takeout n. <美>外卖餐馆，外卖食品;（桥牌中）示意搭档改叫的叫牌; adj. 外卖的，供顾客带出外吃的;
takeover n. （事业等的）接管;（经营权等的）接收;验收;收购;
taker n. 收取者;接受者;同意打赌的人，打赌者;捕获者;
undertake vt. 承担，从事;保证;同意，答应;承诺;
uptake n. <口>举起;<非正>（尤指对新事物的）理解力;<术>摄入;<矿>上风井;
wapentake n. 小邑;
take action 采取行动，行动起来;
take notes v. 作笔记;记录;摘记;
take breath v. 歇口气;
take time v. 从容进行;费时;
take down 拆卸;记录，记下;笔录;取下;
take photos 照像，拍照;
take huff 见怪，感到受触犯，生气;动起肝火;
take to 喜欢;习惯于…;开始从事;觉得（某事）容易学;
take earth v. 逃入洞内，隐匿;
take wind 被人知道，泄露，传播;
take offence 生气;气恼;
take nut 轴向调整螺母;
take pictures 照相;
take sights 抄平;
take chances 冒一冒险，碰碰运气，利用一下机会;
take effect 生效，奏效;
take off 脱掉;起飞;（使）离开;突然成功;
take umbrage 生气，不愉快;
backward take 倒拍;