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takeoff

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1 a rising from a surface at the start of a flight (as of a rocket)

  • make sure your tray table is safely put away during takeoff
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2 a work that imitates and exaggerates another work for comic effect

  • a sitcom that's a takeoff of an old TV show from the 1960s
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take off

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1 to leave a place often for another

  • I can only stay for a few minutes, and then I'll need to take off again
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beat it, hit the road, pull stakes (or pull up stakes), take a hike (also take a walk), take a powder

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2 to rid oneself of (a garment)

  • take off your coat and stay awhile
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3 to take away (an amount or number) from a total

  • the store will take an additional 20% off if you bring in this coupon
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4 slang to remove valuables from (a place) unlawfully

  • a gangbanger who decided to take off some fast-food joint
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