the act of someone who picks up or takes something
"the pickings were easy"; "clothing could be had for the taking"
fetching, taking, winning(adj)
very attractive; capturing interest
"a fetching new hairstyle"; "something inexpressibly taking in his manner"; "a winning personality"
A seizure of someone's goods or possessions.
That which has been gained.
count the shop's takings
apt to take; alluring; attracting
the act of gaining possession; a seizing; seizure; apprehension
agitation; excitement; distress of mind
malign influence; infection
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Rank popularity for the word 'taking' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #437
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Rank popularity for the word 'taking' in Written Corpus Frequency: #419
The numerical value of taking in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of taking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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- takavarikointi, hurmaava, viehättävä, pidätysFinnish
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