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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. Mitchell Garabedian:

    The cover-up has ended, and now we're going right to the top, take away their robes, take away their religion, and they're just criminals.

  2. Matthew West:

    They’re trying to take away everything that everybody grew up on and has come to know and I don’t think it’s fair or right, they should leave it the way it was — father-daughter, mother-son.

  3. Bruce Ribner:

    The take-away from this for the public, is that there is absolutely no risk to anyone, we’ve shown that we can handle Ebola and this is a lot less communicable.

  4. Fernando Belaunzaran:

    The worst thing we can do is leave the road open to the PRI, if we want to put up a real fight in 2018, the right thing to do is to take away their bastions.

  5. Donald Trump:

    Democrats want judges who will rewrite the Constitution any way they can do it, and take away your Second Amendment, erase your borders, throw open your jailhouse doors and destroy your freedoms, we must elect more Republicans -- we have to do that.


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