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English definition of “take”

take

verb [T] (TRANSPORT)    /teɪk/ (took, taken)
A2 to travel somewhere by using a particular form of transport or a particular vehicle , route , etc.: I always take the train - it's less hassle than a car . She took the 10.30 flight to Edinburgh. If you take the road on the left , you'll come to the post office .Travelling Grammar:Phrases with takeWe use take in a lot of phrases, especially with nouns. In these cases, the meaning of take depends on the noun:Grammar:TakeTake means ‘move with something or someone from where the speaker or listener is to a different place’:Grammar:Take: other meaningsTake can mean ‘remove without permission’:
(Definition of take verb (TRANSPORT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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