partake Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “partake” in the English Dictionary

"partake" in British English

See all translations

partakeverb [I]

uk   /pɑːˈteɪk/  us   /pɑːr-/ (partook, partaken)
(Definition of partake from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"partake" in American English

See all translations

partakeverb [I]

 us   /pɑrˈteɪk/ (past tense partook  /pɑrˈtʊk/ , past participle partaken  /pɑrˈteɪ·kən/ ) fml
to ​becomeinvolved with or take ​part in something with other ​people To partake of ​food or ​drink is to ​eat or ​drink some of it: Feel ​free to partake of the ​food and ​drinkdisplayed on ​tables.
(Definition of partake from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “partake”
in Spanish tomar parte, participar…
in Vietnamese tham dự…
in Malaysian menyertai…
in Thai มีส่วนร่วม…
in French prendre part à…
in German teilhaben…
in Chinese (Simplified) 吃/喝, 吃,喝…
in Indonesian ikut ambil bagian…
in Chinese (Traditional) 吃/喝, 吃,喝…
What is the pronunciation of partake?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“partake” in British English

Word of the Day

carnival

(a special occasion or period of) public enjoyment and entertainment involving wearing unusual clothes, dancing, and eating and drinking, usually held in the streets of a city

Word of the Day

Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
by Liz Walter,
February 03, 2016
My previous post (My leg hurts: Talking about illness (1)) presented some general vocabulary to use at the doctor’s. This one looks at some more specific areas of illness and explains some useful words and phrases that you may need to use or understand on a visit to the doctor’s. There are several

Read More 

awesomesauce noun
awesomesauce noun
February 01, 2016
slang the state of being extremely good or enjoyable or something or someone that is extremely good or enjoyable Recovering from the awesomesauce of another fab #Vidcon!!

Read More