What does taking over mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. succession, taking over(noun)

    acquisition of property by descent or by will


  1. Taking Over

    Taking Over is the second studio album by thrash metal band Overkill, released in March 1987 through Atlantic Records and Megaforce Records. It was the last Overkill album to feature drummer Rat Skates, who would leave the band later that year and be replaced with Sid Falck. It was also the first to be released through Atlantic Records as well as the first to enter the Billboard 200 chart, reaching #191 and remaining charted for a week. "In Union We Stand" was the song chosen to be Overkill's first music video. It, along with "Wrecking Crew", have been played at almost every Overkill show to date, with the latter being considered one of the band's signature songs. A tour of Europe followed the album's release, opening for power metal band Helloween. As of 2006, Taking Over had sold almost 40,000 copies in the U.S. since the beginning of the SoundScan era.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of taking over in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of taking over in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Paul Hames:

    People Like Us Taking Over

  2. Osama Edward:

    ISIS is taking over more and more Assyrian towns.

  3. Sylvia Johnson:

    He just said, 'I have to do it. You rape our women and you're taking over our country.

  4. Sylvia Johnson:

    He just said, 'I have to do it. You rape our women and you're taking over our country'.

  5. Bruno Mathiez:

    The Renault guys are worried that Nissan's engineering is taking over and we're about to be eaten alive.

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