Definition of take against
British, somewhat old-fashioned
: to begin to dislike (someone or something) They took against her for no apparent reason.
Word by Word Definitions
: 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
: something that is taken:
: the amount of money received : proceeds, receipts, income
: share, cut
: in opposition or hostility to
: contrary to
: in competition with
: in preparation for the time when
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