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"take sth out" in British English

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take sth out

phrasal verb with take uk   us   /teɪk/ verb (took, taken)
  • (MONEY, etc.)

B2 to get ​money from a ​bankaccount: I took out some ​money for the ​weekend. to ​arrange to get something from a ​company, ​bank, etc.: I’m going to take out a ​lifeinsurancepolicy. He had to take out a ​loan to ​pay his ​taxes.
  • (FOOD)

B1 US (UK take away) to ​buyfood in a ​restaurant and ​eat it ​somewhereelse: Is that to ​eat in or take out?
(Definition of take sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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take sth out

phrasal verb with take uk   us   /teɪk/ verb [T] (took, taken)
FINANCE, BANKING, MARKETING to ​arrange and ​pay for ​insurance, a ​loan, an ​advertisement, etc.: take out a loan/mortgage He took out a $44,000 startup ​loan. They decided to take outextralife insurance.take out an ad/advertisement They took out an ad in USA Today.
BANKING to ​removemoney from a ​bankaccount: I had to take $10,000 out of a ​savingsaccount in ​order to ​pay for the ​car.
(Definition of take sth out from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “take sth out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 移走,移开…
in Turkish çıkarmak…
in Russian вынимать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 移走,移開…
in Polish wyjmować coś, wyciągać coś…
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