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take out

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1 to find emotional release for

  • he took out his frustrations by splitting a cord of firewood
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give way (to)

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2 to go on a social engagement with

  • sheʼd like to take the new boy out to the movies sometime
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3 to take away from a place or position

  • the airline passenger took his laptop computer out of its carrying case
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4 to put to death deliberately

  • the rumor is that the CIA is planning to take him out before he can seize control of the country
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do away with

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