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Princeton's WordNet

  1. takeout, takeout food, takeawaynoun

    prepared food that is intended to be eaten off of the premises

    "in England they call takeout food `takeaway'"

  2. takeawaynoun

    a concession made by a labor union to a company that is trying to lower its expenditures

  3. takeawayadjective

    the act of taking the ball or puck away from the team on the offense (as by the interception of a pass)

  4. 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"

  5. 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"

  6. 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"

  7. take away, take outverb

    take out or remove

    "take out the chicken after adding the vegetables"

  8. take awayverb

    take from a person or place

    "We took the abused child away from its parents"

  9. 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"

  10. 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"

  11. take away, detractverb

    take away a part from; diminish

    "His bad manners detract from his good character"

Wiktionary

  1. take-awayadjective

    of, or relating to food intended to be eaten off the premises

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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. Charles Krauthammer:

    You had on that stage very strong candidates, and if you were to take away the glitz and the buzz and all the smoke, you would have seen the strongest field of candidate the Republicans have had in 30 years.

  2. Brian Choi:

    The connection to some of the more traditional establishments might take away from the allure.

  3. Bear Hall:

    Everyone’s thinking the same thing we’re thinking: We didn’t win the war by throwing sticks and stones, if people are worried about their kids seeing a gun, take away their video games… don’t let them hunt.

  4. Angela Estes:

    I sort of end up running out of things to take away, and then I get frustrated and angry, and I don't know what to do when I've run out of things and he still doesn't want to do it.

  5. Tom Aikens:

    There are so many variations of mac and cheese you can have -- mustard or no mustard, different toppings you can put on. But I don't like to deviate too far from the original because once you start adding too much, you take away the plainness of a mac and cheese in white sauce, i like to keep it as simple and true as possible.

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