What does take out mean?

Definitions for take out

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word take out.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. take out, move out, remove(verb)

    cause to leave

    "The teacher took the children out of the classroom"

  2. unpack, take out(verb)

    remove from its packing

    "unpack the presents"

  3. take away, take out(verb)

    take out or remove

    "take out the chicken after adding the vegetables"

  4. take out(verb)

    obtain by legal or official process

    "take out a license"; "take out a patent"

  5. ask out, invite out, take out(verb)

    make a date

    "Has he asked you out yet?"

  6. take out(verb)

    remove something from a container or an enclosed space

  7. take out, buy food(verb)

    purchase prepared food to be eaten at home

  8. withdraw, draw, take out, draw off(verb)

    remove (a commodity) from (a supply source)

    "She drew $2,000 from the account"; "The doctors drew medical supplies from the hospital's emergency bank"

  9. draw, pull, pull out, get out, take out(verb)

    bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover

    "draw a weapon"; "pull out a gun"; "The mugger pulled a knife on his victim"

  10. draw, take out(verb)

    take liquid out of a container or well

    "She drew water from the barrel"

  11. extract, pull out, pull, pull up, take out, draw out(verb)

    remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense

    "pull weeds"; "extract a bad tooth"; "take out a splinter"; "extract information from the telegram"

  12. take out, take away(verb)

    buy and consume food from a restaurant or establishment that sells prepared food

    "We'll take out pizza, since I am too tired to cook"

  13. excerpt, extract, take out(verb)

    take out of a literary work in order to cite or copy

  14. exclude, except, leave out, leave off, omit, take out(verb)

    prevent from being included or considered or accepted

    "The bad results were excluded from the report"; "Leave off the top piece"


  1. take out(Verb)

    To remove.

  2. take out(Verb)

    To escort someone on a date.

  3. take out(Verb)

    To immobilize with force.

  4. take out(Verb)

    To kill or destroy.

  5. take out(Verb)

    To pay money for an official service.


  1. Take Out

    Take Out is a 2007 short film written by Screenwriter and Producer Bill Hall, with Jonathan Budine as the Director, Producer and Editor. The short introduces Mary Ann Emerson, appearing in her first lead role, and includes veteran New York City actor Alexis Suarez. Scream Queen Debbie Rochon also appears in a cameo role. "Take Out" features the cinematography of Bud Hayman and Production Design of Jim Welsh who also co-produced, as well as, original music composed by Ray Nissen.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of take out in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of take out in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mark Costello:

    Just don't take out the loans.

  2. Patrick Kaser:

    It's tough to take out costs meaningfully from here.

  3. Edward Hanson:

    You take out another one to help you pay for the first.

  4. Carlos Jimenez:

    Every year you take out two or three people, make your business leaner.

  5. Marion Barry, Mayor of Washington, D.C.:

    If you take out the killings, Washington actually has a very low crime rate.

Images & Illustrations of take out

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Translations for take out

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • أخرجArabic
  • herausnehmenGerman
  • eligi, elpreniEsperanto
  • sacarSpanish
  • poistaa pelistä, viedä ulos, nostaaFinnish
  • supprimerFrench
  • kinyír, kiveszHungarian
  • far fuori, cavare, portare fuoriItalian
  • 取り出すJapanese
  • educoLatin
  • wyjąć, wyrzucać, zabrać, wyjmować, usunąć, zdjąć, usuwać, zdejmować, zabierać, wyrzucićPolish
  • удалить, вынимать, приглашать, вынуть, пригласить, удалятьRussian
  • ÇıkarmakTurkish

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