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n. act of taking; something taken; amount taken or collected at one time; income, proceeds, profits (Informal); movie scene filmed without interruption; sound recording made in one session; successful inoculation
v. get into one's possession; seize, capture, possess; grasp with the hands; contract, be affected with; carry away; captivate, charm; subtract, minus; do; occupy; ingest; ride; accept; feel; study; write down; endure; convey, transport; be effective

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A take is a single continuous recorded performance. The term is used in film and music to denote and track the stages of production.

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Taake is a Norwegian black metal band, formed in 1993 in Bergen by Hoest (then-known as Ulvhedin) under the name Thule. "Taake" is the old spelling of the Norwegian word "tåke", meaning "fog".

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1. the income arising from land or other property; "the average return was about 5%"
(synonym) return, issue, proceeds, takings, yield, payoff
(hypernym) income
(hyponym) economic rent, rent
(derivation) subscribe, subscribe to
2. the act of photographing a scene or part of a scene without interruption
(hypernym) filming, cinematography, motion-picture photography
(hyponym) retake
(derivation) film, shoot

1. carry out; "take action"; "take steps"; "take vengeance"
(hypernym) act, move
2. as of time or space; "It took three hours to get to work this morning"; "This event occupied a very short time"
(synonym) occupy, use up
(hypernym) use, expend
(hyponym) be
(verb-group) consume, eat up, use up, eat, deplete, exhaust, run through, wipe out
3. take somebody somewhere; "We lead him to our chief"; "can you take me to the main entrance?"; "He conducted us to the palace"
(synonym) lead, direct, conduct, guide
(hyponym) beacon
4. get into one's hands, take physically; "Take a cookie!"; "Can you take this bag, please"
(synonym) get hold of
(hyponym) seize, prehend, clutch
(see-also) take in
(derivation) pickings, taking
5. take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect; "His voice took on a sad tone"; "The story took a new turn"; "he adopted an air of superiority"; "She assumed strange manners"; "The gods assume human or animal form in these fables"
(synonym) assume, acquire, adopt, take on
(hypernym) change
(hyponym) re-assume
6. interpret something in a certain way; convey a particular meaning or impression; "I read this address as a satire"; "How should I take this message?"; "You can't take credit for this!"
(synonym) read
(hypernym) interpret, construe, see
(hyponym) misread, misinterpret
(verb-group) read
7. take something or somebody with oneself somewhere; "Bring me the box from the other room"; "Take these letters to the boss"; "This brings me to the main point"
(synonym) bring, convey
(hypernym) transport, carry
(hyponym) fetch
(entail) come, come up
(verb-group) bring, get, convey, fetch
8. take into one's possession; "We are taking an orphan from Romania"; "I'll take three salmon steaks"
(antonym) give
(hyponym) adopt, take in
(see-also) withdraw, draw, take out, draw off
9. require as useful, just, or proper; "It takes nerve to do what she did"; "success usually requires hard work"; "This job asks a lot of patience and skill"; "This position demands a lot of personal sacrifice"; "This dinner calls for a spectacular dessert"; "This intervention does not postulates a patient's consent"
(synonym) necessitate, ask, postulate, need, require, involve, call for, demand
(hyponym) claim, exact
(verb-group) claim, exact
10. pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives; "Take any one of these cards"; "Choose a good husband for your daughter"; "She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her"
(synonym) choose, select, pick out
(hypernym) decide, make up one's mind, determine
(hyponym) empanel, impanel, panel
11. travel or go by means of a certain kind of transportation, or a certain route; "He takes the bus to work"; "She takes Route 1 to Newark"
(hypernym) use, utilize, utilise, apply, employ
12. receive willingly something given or offered; "The only girl who would have him was the miller's daughter"; "I won't have this dog in my house!"; "Please accept my present"
(synonym) accept, have
(hypernym) get, acquire
(hyponym) accept, admit, take on
(see-also) absorb, take over
(verb-group) receive, have
(derivation) taker
13. assume, as of positions or roles; "She took the job as director of development"
(synonym) fill
(hypernym) work, do work
(verb-group) assume, strike, take up
14. take into consideration for exemplifying purposes; "Take the case of China"; "Consider the following case"
(synonym) consider, deal, look at
(hypernym) think about
(hyponym) contemplate
15. experience or feel or submit to; "Take a test"; "Take the plunge"
(hypernym) experience, receive, have, get, undergo
(verb-group) undergo, submit
16. make a film or photograph of something; "take a scene"; "shoot a movie"
(synonym) film, shoot
(hypernym) record, enter, put down
(hyponym) reshoot
(verb-group) photograph, snap, shoot
(classification) movie, film, picture, moving picture, moving-picture show, motion picture, motion-picture show, picture show, pic, flick
17. remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, taking off, etc. or remove something abstract; "remove a threat"; "remove a wrapper"; "Remove the dirty dishes from the table"; "take the gun from your pocket"; "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"
(synonym) remove, take away, withdraw
(hyponym) epilate, depilate
(see-also) subtract, deduct, take off
18. serve oneself to, or consume regularly; "Have another bowl of chicken soup!"; "I don't take sugar in my coffee"
(synonym) consume, ingest, take in, have
(hyponym) hit
(see-also) take in, sop up, suck in, take up
19. accept or undergo, often unwillingly; "We took a pay cut"
(synonym) undergo, submit
(hypernym) digest, endure, stick out, stomach, bear, stand, tolerate, support, brook, abide, suffer, put up
(hyponym) test
(derivation) taker
20. make use of or accept for some purpose; "take a risk"; "take an opportunity"
(synonym) accept
(hyponym) co-opt
21. take by force; "Hitler took the Baltic Republics"; "The army took the fort on the hill"
(hyponym) rescue
22. occupy or take on; "He assumes the lotus position"; "She took her seat on the stage"; "We took our seats in the orchestra"; "She took up her position behind the tree"; "strike a pose"
(synonym) assume, strike, take up
(hypernym) move
(verb-group) fill
23. admit into a group or community; "accept students for graduate study"; "We'll have to vote on whether or not to admit a new member"
(synonym) accept, admit, take on
(hypernym) accept, have
(hyponym) profess
(verb-group) admit, let in, include
24. ascertain or determine by measuring, computing or take a reading from a dial; "take a pulse"; "A reading was taken of the earth's tremors"
(hypernym) receive, get, find, obtain, incur
25. be a student of a certain subject; "She is reading for the bar exam"
(synonym) learn, study, read
(hyponym) audit
26. take as an undesirable consequence of some event or state of affairs; "the accident claimed three lives"; "The hard work took its toll on her"
(synonym) claim, exact
(hypernym) necessitate, ask, postulate, need, require, involve, call for, demand
(verb-group) necessitate, ask, postulate, need, require, involve, call for, demand
27. head into a specified direction; "The escaped convict took to the hills"; "We made for the mountains"
(synonym) make
(hypernym) head
28. aim or direct at; as of blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment; "Please don't aim at your little brother!"; "He trained his gun on the burglar"; "Don't train your camera on the women"; "Take a swipe at one's opponent"
(synonym) aim, train, take aim, direct
(hypernym) position
(hyponym) target, aim, place, direct, point
29. be seized or affected in a specified way; "take sick"; "be taken drunk"
(hypernym) become, go, get
30. have with oneself; have on one's person; "She always takes an umbrella"; "I always carry money"; "She packs a gun when she goes into the mountains"
(synonym) carry, pack
(hypernym) have, feature
(verb-group) carry
31. engage for service under a term of contract; "We took an apartment on a quiet street"; "Let's rent a car"; "Shall we take a guide in Rome?"
(synonym) lease, rent, hire, charter, engage
(hypernym) get, acquire
32. receive or obtain by regular payment; "We take the Times every day"
(synonym) subscribe, subscribe to
(hypernym) buy, purchase
(derivation) return, issue, proceeds, takings, yield, payoff
33. buy, select; "I'll take a pound of that sausage"
(hypernym) buy, purchase
(see-also) withdraw, draw, take out, draw off
(classification) commerce, commercialism, mercantilism
34. to get into a position of having, e.g., safety, comfort; "take shelter from the storm"
35. have sex with; archaic use; "He had taken this woman when she was most vulnerable"
(synonym) have
(hypernym) roll in the hay, love, make out, make love, sleep with, get laid, have sex, know, do it, be intimate, have intercourse, have it away, have it off, screw, fuck, jazz, eff, hump, lie with, bed, have a go at it, bang, get it on, bonk
36. lay claim to; as of an idea; "She took credit for the whole idea"
(synonym) claim
(hypernym) affirm, verify, assert, avow, aver, swan, swear
(verb-group) claim, lay claim, arrogate
37. be designed to hold or take; "This surface will not take the dye"
(synonym) accept
(hypernym) be
38. be capable of holding or containing; "This box won't take all the items"; "The flask holds one gallon"
(synonym) contain, hold
(hypernym) be
(verb-group) accommodate, hold, admit
39. develop a habit; "He took to visiting bars"
40. proceed along in a vehicle; "We drive the turnpike to work"
(synonym) drive
(hypernym) traverse, track, cover, cross, pass over, get over, get across, cut through, cut across
(verb-group) drive, motor
(classification) driving
41. obtain by winning; "Winner takes all"; "He took first prize"
(hypernym) win
42. be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness; "He got AIDS"; "She came down with pneumonia"; "She took a chill"
(synonym) contract, get
(hypernym) sicken, come down
(hyponym) catch
(verb-group) catch

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Take (der/das)
n. take, portion of a movie filmed without interruption

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v. vzít; brát; uchopit; dát si; zabrat; obsadit; chápat; vydržet, snést; vyžadovat; udělat

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