Definitions For Take


  • The act of photographing a scene or part of a scene without interruption
  • The income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property


  • Be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness
  • Remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
  • Ascertain or determine by measuring, computing or take a reading from a dial
  • Take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect
  • Be seized or affected in a specified way
  • Be a student of a certain subject
  • Interpret something in a certain way; convey a particular meaning or impression
  • Accept or undergo, often unwillingly
  • Pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives
  • Take into consideration for exemplifying purposes
  • Take as an undesirable consequence of some event or state of affairs
  • Lay claim to; as of an idea
  • Make a film or photograph of something
  • Obtain by winning
  • Point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards
  • Serve oneself to, or consume regularly
  • Get into one's hands, take physically
  • Have sex with; archaic use
  • Travel or go by means of a certain kind of transportation, or a certain route
  • Proceed along in a vehicle
  • Occupy or take on
  • Take somebody somewhere
  • Head into a specified direction
  • Take something or somebody with oneself somewhere
  • Experience or feel or submit to
  • To get into a position of having, e.g., safety, comfort
  • Take into one's possession
  • Take by force
  • Buy, select
  • Engage for service under a term of contract
  • Receive or obtain regularly
  • Make use of or accept for some purpose
  • Receive willingly something given or offered
  • Admit into a group or community
  • Require (time or space)
  • Assume, as of positions or roles
  • Develop a habit
  • Carry out
  • Require as useful, just, or proper
  • Be capable of holding or containing
  • Have with oneself; have on one's person
  • Be designed to hold or take

Is Take a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
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Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Take is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Take in a Sentence

  • She took her things to her room.
  • It looks like rain. You had better take an umbrella with you.
  • This bus takes you downtown.
  • It took us 20 takes to get the scene right.
  • She nailed it on the first take.
  • He stands to earn 10 percent of the company's $1 million take on the deal.

Synonyms for Take

Antonyms for Take

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