undertakeverb [ T ]uk /ˌʌn.dəˈteɪk/ us /ˌʌn.dɚˈteɪk/ undertook, undertaken
undertake verb [ T ] (DO)
- The bill requires owners to undertake remedial work on dilapidated buildings.
- This is one of the largest aid projects ever undertaken.
- Successful candidates will be required to undertake an induction programme.
- I'm just beginning to realize the enormity of what I have undertaken.
- The agency undertook the survey in January 2004.
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