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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Shared in something (as an action or condition) in common with others.

Usage examples (37)
  • Since breaking his fast he has partaken sparingly of food.
  • The following bill of fare was partaken of in a beautiful arbor:
  • Assuredly a clean vegetable, and as such to be partaken of freely.
  • "Blessed be He of whose bounty we have partaken," answered the others, for more
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