takeaway /ˈteɪkəweɪ/ /ˈteɪkaʊt/ noun
› [C] COMMERCE a shop or restaurant that cooks and sells food for people to eat somewhere else: Curry houses and Indian takeaways account for £2.5bn of trade. › [C or U] (US also takeout) COMMERCE a meal cooked and bought at a shop or restaurant but taken somewhere else to be eaten: He had a weekend job delivering Chinese takeaways. › [C or U] something that you get or learn from an experience, activity, etc.: the takeaway from sth What's the key takeaway from this survey?