Grasp, as in Take hold of this end of the rope. [ Late 1500s ]
Become established, as in The new vines quickly took hold, or This idea will never take hold with the voters. [ c. 1300 ]
- Take-home pay
[teyk-hohm] /ˈteɪkˌhoʊm/ noun 1. the amount of salary remaining after deductions, as of taxes, have been made.
- Take ill
see: get sick
noun, Informal. 1. a deception, fraud, or imposition.
- Take in good part
see: in good part