from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Intended to be eaten off the premises: takeout pizza.
  • adj. Selling or intended for the sale of food products to be consumed off the premises: a takeout counter; takeout containers.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. intended to be eaten off the premises
  • n. Food purchased from a takeaway
  • n. A stone that hits another stone, removing it from play

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

  • adj. of or involving food to be taken and eaten off the premises
  • n. (bridge) a bid that asks your partner to bid another suit
  • n. prepared food that is intended to be eaten off of the premises


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