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takes

noun , plural of take

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1 action or behavior that is done in return to other action or behavior
  • what's your take on the announcement that the senior vice president is taking an early retirement?
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2 the total amount collected or obtained especially at one time
  • who will win the poker tournament and collect the whole take?
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3 something belonging to, due to, or contributed by an individual member of a group
  • because there were so many winners of the jackpot, each person's take will be smaller than expected
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4 a distinct treatment of something (as a story or a play)
  • despite its contemporary setting, this take on King Lear isn't particularly novel or insightful
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