from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A concession, as in a lower level of health benefits, made by a labor union to a company in negotiating a new contract.
- n. Sports The act or an instance of taking away the ball or puck from the team on the offensive, as by recovery of a fumbled football or by interception of a passed puck.
- adj. Chiefly British Takeout.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. To be eaten off the premises.
- n. A restaurant that sells food to be eaten elsewhere.
- n. A meal bought to be eaten elsewhere.
- n. The preliminary part of a golfer′s swing when the club is brought back away from the ball.
- n. A concession made by a labor union in the course of negotiations.
- n. An idea from a talk, presentation, etc., that the listener or reader should remember and consider.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the act of taking the ball or puck away from the team on the offense (as by the interception of a pass)
- n. prepared food that is intended to be eaten off of the premises
- n. a concession made by a labor union to a company that is trying to lower its expenditures
From take + away. (Wiktionary)