take the credit

Definition of take the credit

  1. :  to allow people to believe that one did something that deserves praise or special attention I did all the work, and she took the credit.

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

creditplay
  1. :  reliance on the truth or reality of something

    :  the balance in a person's favor in an account

    :  an amount or sum placed at a person's disposal by a bank

  1. :  to trust in the truth of :  believe

    :  to supply goods on credit to

    :  to bring credit or honor upon


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