1. [ verb ] cause to leave
Synonyms: remove move_out

"The teacher took the children out of the classroom"

Related terms: call_in clear estrange move
2. [ verb ] remove from its packing
Synonyms: unpack

"unpack the presents"

Related terms: pack remove bring_out break_out uncrate unbox
3. [ verb ] take out or remove
Synonyms: take_away

"take out the chicken after adding the vegetables"

Related terms: add remove cross_off kill cart_off erase bus
4. [ verb ] obtain by legal of official process

"take our a license" "take out a patent"

Related terms: obtain
5. [ verb ] remove something from a container or an enclosed space
Related terms: remove pulp
6. [ verb ] make a date
Synonyms: ask_out invite_out

"Has he asked you out yet?"

Related terms: request
7. [ verb ] (arms) bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover
Synonyms: draw pull_out pull get_out

"draw a weapon" "pull out a gun" "The mugger pulled a knife on his victim"

Related terms: remove unsheathe extract draw pull drawer
8. [ verb ] remove (a commodity) from (a supply source)
Synonyms: draw draw_off withdraw

"She drew $2,000 from the account" "The doctors drew medical supplies from the hospital's emergency bank"

Related terms: deposit remove tap overdraw divest hive_off cheque draw withdrawal withdrawer
9. [ verb ] draw or pull out, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense
Synonyms: extract pull_out pull pull_up draw_out

"pull weeds" "extract a bad tooth" "take out a splinter" "extract information from the telegram"

Related terms: remove wring_out demodulate thread draw extraction
10. [ verb ] purchase prepared food to be eaten at home
Synonyms: buy_food
Related terms: buy
11. [ verb ] take liquid out of a container or well
Synonyms: draw

"She drew water from the barrel"

Related terms: remove milk suck deglycerolize pump sluice tap siphon rack educe draw withdraw draw drawing
12. [ verb ] take out of a literary work in order to cite or copy
Synonyms: extract excerpt
Related terms: choose excerpt
13. [ verb ] (food) buy and consume food from a restaurant or establishment that sells prepared food
Synonyms: take_away

"We'll take out pizza, since I am too tired to cook"

Related terms: eat takeout
14. [ verb ] prevent from being included or considered or accepted
Synonyms: exclude omit leave_out leave_off except

"The bad results were excluded from the report" "Leave off the top piece"

Related terms: include eliminate elide omission
Similar spelling:   takeout