take it for granted
Definition of take it for granted
: to believe or assume that something is true or probably true without knowing that it is true We took it for granted that we'd be invited to the party.
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
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