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Princeton's WordNet

  1. takeout, take-awayverb

    of or involving food to be taken and eaten off the premises

    "takeout pizza"; "the takeout counter"; "`take-away' is chiefly British"

  2. take away, bear off, bear away, carry away, carry offverb

    remove from a certain place, environment, or mental or emotional state; transport into a new location or state

    "Their dreams carried the Romantics away into distant lands"; "The car carried us off to the meeting"; "I'll take you away on a holiday"; "I got carried away when I saw the dead man and I started to cry"

  3. remove, take, take away, withdrawverb

    remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract

    "remove a threat"; "remove a wrapper"; "Remove the dirty dishes from the table"; "take the gun from your pocket"; "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"

  4. take away, take outverb

    take out or remove

    "take out the chicken after adding the vegetables"

  5. take awayverb

    take from a person or place

    "We took the abused child away from its parents"

  6. take out, take awayverb

    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"

  7. remove, take awayverb

    get rid of something abstract

    "The death of her mother removed the last obstacle to their marriage"; "God takes away your sins"

  8. take away, detractverb

    take away a part from; diminish

    "His bad manners detract from his good character"

Wiktionary

  1. take awayverb

    To remove something and put it in a different place.

  2. take awayverb

    To remove something, either material or abstract, so that a person no longer has it.

  3. take awayverb

    To subtract or diminish something.

  4. take awayverb

    To leave a memory or impression in one's mind that you think about later.

  5. take awayverb

    To make someone leave a place and go somewhere else. Usually not with the person's consent.

  6. take awayverb

    To prevent, or limit, someone from being somewhere, or from doing something.

  7. take awaypreposition

    minus

Freebase

  1. Take Away

    Take Away is a 2003 Australian comedy movie, written by Dave O'Neil, who also features as a minor character, and Mark O'Toole. It stars Vince Colosimo, Stephen Curry, Rose Byrne and Nathan Phillips. The film starts in 19th century Victoria with the invention of the ever great "Take away".

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of take away in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of take away in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of take away in a Sentence

  1. Romel Guzamana:

    A flawed ruling like this one ...cannot take away the power given us by the people of Amazonas, to be their voice, their legitimate representatives in parliament.

  2. Roger Severino:

    Back to school messages should be about seeking and learning truth, not pushing unscientific ideologies that hurt children and take away parents’ rights, school kids struggling with their male or female bodies should be treated with compassion and respect without forcing doctors to provide sterilizing surgeries and hormones or allowing biological boys to compete against and shower with girls, but that is exactly what the Biden Administration is requiring.

  3. Billy Porter:

    It's a beautiful nod to Elizabethan couture, at the fitting, we spoke about making a pattern on the train that was in the shape of a uterus, but not obvious, of course. And I thought it was awesome because women's rights are under attack right now. I'm an advocate for all who are disenfranchised. None of us are free until we're all free ! I really want to make sure that I'm showing up for all of the disenfranchised people I can so that we can find power in our unity. This government is trying to take away the woman's right to choose and that's unacceptable.

  4. Erica Jong:

    To name oneself is the first act of both the poet and the revolutionary. When we take away the right to an individual name, we symbolically take away the right to be an individual. Immigration officials did this to refugees; husbands routinely do it to wives.

  5. Greg Marcus:

    If you damage the business and take away 10 percent of our customers, we won't be able to reinvest in the theatrical experience, that would ultimately hurt content providers.

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  • يسلبArabic
  • à emporterFrench
  • 取り除くJapanese
  • retirar, confiscar, segurar, tirar, [[ficar]] [[com]], recolher, afastar, reter, levar, [[tirar]] [[fora]], [[levar]] [[embora]], conduzirPortuguese

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