betake

play
verb be·take \bi-ˈtāk\

Definition of betake

betook

play \-ˈtu̇k\;

betaken

play \-ˈtā-kən\;

betaking

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 archaic :  commit

  3. 2 :  to cause (oneself) to go

14th Century

First Known Use of betake

14th century

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