take someone's temperature

Definition of take someone's temperature

  1. :  to use a thermometer to find out if someone has a fever

Word by Word Definitions

takeplay
  1. :  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

  1. :  something that is taken:

    :  the amount of money received :  proceeds, receipts, income

    :  share, cut

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

temperatureplay
  1. :  complexion

    :  temperament

    :  degree of hotness or coldness measured on a definite scale


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