Definition of take wing
- The ducks took wing and flew away.
- Let your imagination take wing and explore the possibilities.
: 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
: one of the movable feathered or membranous paired appendages by means of which a bird, bat, or insect is able to fly
: any of various anatomical structures (as of a flying fish or flying lemur) providing means of limited flight
: an appendage or part resembling a wing in appearance, position, or function: such as
: to fit with wings
: to enable to fly or move swiftly
: to traverse with or as if with wings
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