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Past tense for to take possession of
“A few vagrants would take over our property while we were away.”
Past tense for to take control of
“He would take over ownership of the business following the retirement of his father.”
Past tense for to serve as a (temporary) replacement for
“I will take over until such time as you are feeling better again.”
Past tense for to annex territory through conquest or invasion
“Ancient civilizations were known to conduct expeditions to take over foreign lands.”
Past tense for to become more successful (than someone or something else)
“He was determined to take over his predecessor as the company's top salesman.”
Past tense for to bring or transport toward somebody or somewhere
“We need to take the car over to the garage to get it repaired.”
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