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  • n. Alternative spelling of takeout.
  • v. To remove.
  • v. To escort someone on a date.
  • v. To immobilize with force.
  • v. To kill or destroy.
  • v. To pay money for an official service.
  • v. To obtain from a proper authority.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense
  • v. obtain by legal or official process
  • v. take out or remove
  • v. prevent from being included or considered or accepted
  • v. purchase prepared food to be eaten at home
  • v. take out of a literary work in order to cite or copy
  • v. remove something from a container or an enclosed space
  • v. bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover
  • v. remove from its packing
  • v. take liquid out of a container or well
  • v. make a date
  • v. buy and consume food from a restaurant or establishment that sells prepared food
  • v. cause to leave
  • v. remove (a commodity) from (a supply source)


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