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take out

verb

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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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2 to go on a social engagement with
  • she'd 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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The first known use of take out was in the 13th century

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“Take out.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/take%20out. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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