What does TAKING mean?

Definitions for TAKING
ˈteɪ kɪŋTAKING

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word TAKING.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pickings, taking(adj)

    the act of someone who picks up or takes something

    "the pickings were easy"; "clothing could be had for the taking"

  2. fetching, taking, winning(adj)

    very attractive; capturing interest

    "a fetching new hairstyle"; "something inexpressibly taking in his manner"; "a winning personality"

Wiktionary

  1. taking(Noun)

    A seizure of someone's goods or possessions.

  2. taking(Noun)

    An apprehension.

  3. taking(Noun)

    That which has been gained.

    count the shop's takings

  4. taking(Adjective)

    alluring; attractive.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Taking

    of Take

  2. Taking(adj)

    apt to take; alluring; attracting

  3. Taking(adj)

    infectious; contageous

  4. Taking(noun)

    the act of gaining possession; a seizing; seizure; apprehension

  5. Taking(noun)

    agitation; excitement; distress of mind

  6. Taking(noun)

    malign influence; infection

Editors Contribution

  1. taking

    Verb form of the word take.

    They were taking their dinner out to the garden as the spring sunshine was reasonable and they do enjoy the outdoor life.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 9, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'TAKING' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #437

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'TAKING' in Written Corpus Frequency: #419

How to pronounce TAKING?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say TAKING in sign language?

  1. taking

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of TAKING in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of TAKING in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of TAKING in a Sentence

  1. Hal:

    Does Grandpa love to baby-sit his grandchildren Are you kidding By day he is too busy taking hormone shots at the doctor's or chip shots on the golf course. At night he and Grandma are too busy doing the cha-cha.

  2. Orson Welles:

    Hollywood is the only industry, even taking in soup companies, which does not have laboratories for the purpose of experimentation.

  3. Ziyad Al-Aly:

    If people find themselves taking over the counter PPI frequently, then a doctor consultation is definitely needed to determine best and safest options available to that patient.

  4. Maggie Hassan:

    The Senate needs to put politics aside and fulfill its constitutional duty by taking up a Supreme Court nomination in a timely fashion, it would be completely unacceptable, and a clear sign of Washington's dysfunction, for the Supreme Court to be without a justice for a full year because of partisan politics.

  5. Daniel Williams:

    But the best treatment for priapism is to avoid getting it in the first place by taking your ED medications as instructed.

Images & Illustrations of TAKING

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