Definition of take:

part of speech: noun

The quantity of fish captured at one haul or catch; a quantity, as of copy, by a compositor.

part of speech: verb

To obtain in almost any manner; to receive; to receive in any disposition of mind; to suppose; to receive in thought; to lay hold of; to seize; to entrap; to swallow; to understand in a particular sense or manner; to delight; to engage; to use or employ; to procure; to turn to; to choose; to go into, as to take the water; to pursue or follow, as a course; to copy or paint; to change with respect of place, as he took out his hand; to hire or rent, as a house; to enter upon, as a campaign; to please; to catch; to be fixed.

Word of the day


To accuse falsely and maliciously; to slander; to spread evil reports of any one maliciously. ...