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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The act of someone who picks up or captures something Also: Very attractive.

Usage examples (36)
  • Now, I'll manage better this time,' she said to herself, and began by taking the little golden key, and unlocking the door that led into the garden.
  • Clothing could be had for the taking
  • September 1st 2010 will see the label taking over Village Underground.
  • Like thieves, murderers and traffic wardens, they seem to rejoice in taking from the world rather than adding to it. for more
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