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took hold

phrase
past tense of take hold

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to produce a desired effect
  • It was clear in the students' essays that her lessons had taken hold.

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took for granted

took hold

took hold (of)

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“Took hold.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/took%20hold. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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