What does retake mean?

Definitions for retake
riˈteɪk; ˈriˌteɪkre·take

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. retake(verb)

    a shot or scene that is photographed again

  2. recapture, retake(verb)

    take back by force, as after a battle

    "The military forces managed to recapture the fort"

  3. recapture, retake(verb)

    capture again

    "recapture the escaped prisoner"

  4. retake(verb)

    photograph again

    "Please retake that scene"


  1. retake(Noun)

    a scene that is filmed again, or a picture that is photographed again

  2. retake(Verb)

    to take something again

  3. retake(Verb)

    to take something back

  4. retake(Verb)

    to capture or occupy somewhere again

  5. retake(Verb)

    to photograph or film again

Webster Dictionary

  1. Retake(verb)

    to take or receive again

  2. Retake(verb)

    to take from a captor; to recapture; as, to retake a ship or prisoners

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Retake

    rē-tāk′, v.t. to take or receive again: to recapture.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of retake in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of retake in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of retake in a Sentence

  1. Harry Reid:

    I think we're going to win back the Senate. ... But the one goal that I have, and I will be unrelenting on that, is to do everything I can to make sure that we retake the Senate.

  2. Nancy Pelosi:

    It comes down to an economic message, the financial instability of American families is something that needs to be addressed. DEM REP RIPS PELOSI FOR UNDERMINING TRUMP IMPEACHMENT PUSH Pelosi also said this month that she would work to roll back the Trump tax cuts if they retake Congress, a statement Republicans have cited as proof that Democrats want to raise taxes. Now you’ve heard it straight from Nancy Pelosi’s mouth: if Democrats take back the House and she’s reinstalled as Speaker, your taxes will go up, a National Republican Congressional Committee spokesman said in a statement. On Monday, the Democrats unveiled a plan to highlight alleged corruption in the Trump administration. FULL MIDTERM COVERAGE.

  3. Sam Stovall:

    The market has a singular focus to retake the old highs set back in May last year.

  4. Fadi Ahmad:

    The regime wants to try to retake all of northern Latakia before Feb. 26, the battles are very fierce. Yesterday, there were heavy battles in the part of rural Latakia that is still with us.

  5. President Donald Trump:

    Nine months from now, we are going to retake the House of Representatives, we are going to hold the Senate, and we are going to keep the White House, we have so much more enthusiasm, its not even close. Theyre all fighting each other. ... They dont know what theyre doing; they cant even count their votes.

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