Another word for take


issue, payoff, proceeds, return, take, takings, yield - the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property

Example:- the average return was about 5%

take - the act of photographing a scene or part of a scene without interruption


take - travel or go by means of a certain kind of transportation, or a certain route

Example:- He takes the bus to work

take - to get into a position of having, e.g., safety, comfort

Example:- take shelter from the storm

bring, convey, take - take something or somebody with oneself somewhere

Example:- Bring me the box from the other room

conduct, direct, guide, lead, take - take somebody somewhere

Example:- We lead him to our chief

acquire, adopt, assume, take, take on - take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect

Example:- His voice took on a sad tone

take - take into one's possession

Example:- We are taking an orphan from Romania

consider, deal, look at, take - take into consideration for exemplifying purposes

Example:- Take the case of China

take - take by force

Example:- Hitler took the Baltic Republics

claim, exact, take - take as an undesirable consequence of some event or state of affairs

Example:- the accident claimed three lives

consume, have, ingest, take, take in - serve oneself to, or consume regularly

Example:- Have another bowl of chicken soup!

ask, call for, demand, involve, necessitate, need, postulate, require, take - require as useful, just, or proper

Example:- It takes nerve to do what she did

occupy, take, use up - require (time or space)

Example:- It took three hours to get to work this morning

remove, take, take away, withdraw - remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract

Example:- remove a threat

accept, have, take - receive willingly something given or offered

Example:- The only girl who would have him was the miller's daughter

subscribe, subscribe to, take - receive or obtain regularly

Example:- We take the Times every day

drive, take - proceed along in a vehicle

Example:- We drive the turnpike to work

aim, direct, take, take aim, train - point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards

Example:- Please don't aim at your little brother!

choose, pick out, select, take - pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives

Example:- Take any one of these cards

assume, strike, take, take up - occupy or take on

Example:- He assumes the lotus position

take - obtain by winning

Example:- Winner takes all

accept, take - make use of or accept for some purpose

Example:- take a risk

film, shoot, take - make a film or photograph of something

Example:- take a scene

claim, take - lay claim to; as of an idea

Example:- She took credit for the whole idea

read, take - interpret something in a certain way; convey a particular meaning or impression

Example:- I read this address as a satire

make, take - head into a specified direction

Example:- The escaped convict took to the hills

carry, pack, take - have with oneself; have on one's person

Example:- She always takes an umbrella

have, take - have sex with; archaic use

Example:- He had taken this woman when she was most vulnerable

get hold of, take - get into one's hands, take physically

Example:- Take a cookie!

take - experience or feel or submit to

Example:- Take a test

charter, engage, hire, lease, rent, take - engage for service under a term of contract

Example:- We took an apartment on a quiet street

take - develop a habit

Example:- He took to visiting bars

take - carry out

Example:- take action

take - buy, select

Example:- I'll take a pound of that sausage

contract, get, take - be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness

Example:- He got AIDS

take - be seized or affected in a specified way

Example:- take sick

accept, take - be designed to hold or take

Example:- This surface will not take the dye

contain, hold, take - be capable of holding or containing

Example:- This box won't take all the items

learn, read, study, take - be a student of a certain subject

Example:- She is reading for the bar exam

fill, occupy, take - assume, as of positions or roles

Example:- She took the job as director of development

take - ascertain or determine by measuring, computing or take a reading from a dial

Example:- take a pulse

accept, admit, take, take on - admit into a group or community

Example:- accept students for graduate study

submit, take - accept or undergo, often unwillingly

Example:- We took a pay cut

Tweets containing the word take

Source : WordNet