Definisi 'take in'
English to English
verb
1 provide with shelter
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2 fool or hoax
Example:
• The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone
• You can't fool me!
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3 suck or take up or in
Example:
• A black star absorbs all matter
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4 visit for entertainment
Example:
• take in the sights
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5 call for and obtain payment of
Example:
• we collected over a million dollars in outstanding debts
• he collected the rent
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6 see or watch
Example:
• view a show on television
• This program will be seen all over the world
• view an exhibition
• Catch a show on Broadway
• see a movie
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7 express willingness to have in one's home or environs
Example:
• The community warmly received the refugees
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8 fold up
Example:
• take in the sails
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9 take up mentally
Example:
• he absorbed the knowledge or beliefs of his tribe
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10 earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages
Example:
• How much do you make a month in your new job?
• She earns a lot in her new job
• this merger brought in lots of money
• He clears $5,000 each month
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11 hear, usually without the knowledge of the speakers
Example:
• We overheard the conversation at the next table
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12 accept
Example:
• The cloth takes up the liquid
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13 take in, also metaphorically
Example:
• The sponge absorbs water well
• She drew strength from the minister's words
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14 take up as if with a sponge
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15 serve oneself to, or consume regularly
Example:
• Have another bowl of chicken soup!
• I don't take sugar in my coffee
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16 take into one's family
Example:
• They adopted two children from Nicaragua
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17 make (clothes) smaller
Example:
• Please take in this skirt--I've lost weight
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More Word(s)
draw in, suck in, attract, draw, suck, sucking, suction, chump, fall guy, abstain, desist, refrain, let out, widen, consumption, ingestion, intake, uptake, consumer, emit, give off, give out, absorption, absorbent, absorptive, absorbable, adoption, sop up, take up, listen, alter, change, vary, take, acquire, betray, consume, have, watch, hear, see,

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