Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “take-up”

See all translations

take-up

noun [U or S] ( also takeup)
 
 
COMMERCE the degree to which people start to buy or use a product or service that has become available: It is hard to know what the take-up of the new flat-rate service will be. It's been a raging success, with more than 90% take-up. The group's recent rights issue is suffering from a low take-up rate.high/low/poor take-up Part of the reason for the poor take-up may be that people will have to disclose very personal details.
Translations of “take-up”
in Chinese (Traditional) 享受服務的水準, 福利水準…
in Chinese (Simplified) 享受服务的水平, 福利水平…
(Definition of take-up from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of take-up?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “take-up” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

piglet

a baby pig

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More