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Past participle for to enter into contest or conflict with
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“Nadal will take on his old rival, and friend, Federer in the final of the tournament.”
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Past participle for to stand up to
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“The reporter would decide to take on the senator for his controversial comments.”
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Past participle for to provide with a paying job
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“Management has decided to take on at least three new staff members to cope with the increased workload.”
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Past participle for to accept responsibility for (doing) something
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“He has agreed to take on the task of getting himself into shape.”
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Past participle for to adopt a feigned quality or manner
“He's somewhat of a chameleon who can take on a variety of guises.”
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Past participle for to take for one's own use (something originated by another)
“The newly arrived residents were eager to take on the language and culture of their adopted homeland.”
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(British, informal) Past participle for to become very upset, especially needlessly
“Don't take on so. Everything will all turn out fine in the end.”
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Past participle for to resist or endure (something) successfully
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Past participle for to trust or accept as truth
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Come and got somebody
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Past participle for to incorporate into one's schedule
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Past participle for to appropriate or lay claim to something for oneself without right
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Past participle for pretend
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Past participle for to choose to take up, follow, or use
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Past participle for to rise in opposition
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Past participle for to make an effort to do
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Past participle for to be aware of the meaning of
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Past participle for to stop, deflect or divert (something in progress or motion)
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Past participle for to be about
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Past participle for allow entry or use
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Past participle for gain as possession from someone's death
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Past participle for to take for one's own benefit, typically without permission
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Past participle for to admit formally into an office, rank or position
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Past participle for to engage in a contest
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Past participle for to derive from
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Past participle for to feel or express deep sorrow for
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Past participle for to try to cope with
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Past participle for take an interest in; participate
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Past participle for to engage in forceful or violent confrontations
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Past participle for to receive or accept gladly or readily
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Past participle for to make an arrangement or preparation
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Past participle for to operate a device or machinery
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Past participle for be constantly or visibly anxious
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Past participle for to assign officially to a job or position
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Past participle for to declare not to be true
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Past participle for be silent, morose, and bad-tempered out of annoyance or disappointment
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Past participle for to prove to be false
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Past participle for assert something as a position in an argument
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Past participle for to engage in activity for amusement
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Past participle for have a heated argument or disagreement
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Past participle for add or attach as a condition or consequence
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Past participle for to express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely
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Past participle for speak or shout at length in an angry, impassioned way
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Past participle for to express one's opposition to or disagreement with something
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Past participle for to engage in competition to attain (a position of power)
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Past participle for to criticize or oppose fiercely and publicly
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Past participle for speak or act in opposition to
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Past participle for to acquire something, usually over a period of time
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Past participle for to grab (someone), usually aggressively, to stop them or bring them to ground
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(of troops) Past participle for to suddenly attack and capture (a building or other place) by means of force
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