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English definition of “take the time”

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take the time

to make the effort to do something: She didn't even take the time to wish me good morning.
Translations of “take the time”
in Chinese (Traditional) 花費力氣(做某事)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 花费力气(做某事)…
(Definition of take the time from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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