took for

phrase

past tense of take for
as in considered
to think of in a particular way Don't take him for an idiot because he's actually very good at his job.

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“Took for.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/took%20for. Accessed 26 Sep. 2023.

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