take over

verb

Definition of take over

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to assume control or possession of or responsibility for military leaders took over the government

  3. intransitive verb
  4. 1 :  to assume control or possession

  5. 2 :  to become dominant

Examples of take over in a sentence

  1. I'll take over for her until she gets back from her morning break.

  2. took over the responsibility of caring for the animals

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First Known Use of take over

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