fancy, go for, take to(verb)
have a fancy or particular liking or desire for
"She fancied a necklace that she had seen in the jeweler's window"
develop a habit; apply oneself to a practice or occupation
"She took to drink"; "Men take to the military trades"
To adapt to; to learn, grasp or master.
To enter; to go into or move towards.
To begin, as a new habit or practice.
The numerical value of take to in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of take to in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Before we take to the sea, we walk on land. . . Before we create, we must understand. . .
Music is God's gift to man, the only art of Heaven given to earth, the only art of earth we take to Heaven.
It's hard to assess how long it would take to repair some of the mines. The electricity supply is irregular, miners don't get paid and service shops are destroyed, so it'll be extremely difficult.
Don't let the fear of the time it will take to accomplish something stand in the way of your doing it. The time will pass anyway we might just as well put that passing time to the best possible use.
Some of those villages -- several years ago, before there was vehicle transport -- used to take seven days to reach. Roads are shut now to some of those villages, so we can only imagine how long it will take to get there.
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