Definition of take (something) as given
- I think we can take their support as given.
- I think we can take (it) as given that they will support us.
: to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as
: to seize or capture physically
: to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing
: a distinct or personal point of view, outlook, or assessment
: an act or the action of taking: such as
: the uninterrupted photographing or televising of a scene
: some indeterminate or unspecified thing
: some indeterminate amount more than a specified number
: a person or thing of consequence
: in some degree : somewhat
used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective
: prone, disposed
: presented as a gift : bestowed without compensation
: particular, specified
: something given
: in view of : considering
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