Definitions for take to

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. take to(verb)

    develop a habit; apply oneself to a practice or occupation

    "She took to drink"; "Men take to the military trades"


  1. take to(Verb)

    To adapt to; to learn, grasp or master.

  2. take to(Verb)

    To enter; to go into or move towards.

  3. take to(Verb)

    To begin, as a new habit or practice.

Translations for take to

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

take to

to find acceptable or pleasing

I soon took to her children/idea.

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