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take off

  • to begin.
    Take off, I ain't got all day!

    Last edited on Jul 11 2011. Submitted by M. Dollaz from Palatka, FL, USA on Jul 10 2011.

  • to engage in a fight by throwing the first punch.
    Dawg, I'ma take off on your homeboy if he don't get my money.

    Last edited on Jul 11 2011. Submitted by M. Dollaz from Palatka, FL, USA on Jul 10 2011.

verb - intransitive

  • to leave.
    Let's take off.
                                                                                      

    Citation from "Missing Person", Terriers (TV), Season 1 Episode 7 (2010) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
                                                                                                                                                       

    Citation from "Pilot", Raines (TV), Season 1 Episode 1 (2007) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
                                                                                    

                                                     

    Citation from "Son of Stan", American Dad (TV), Season 6 Episode 2 (2010) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on May 02 2013. Submitted by Anonymous on Oct 01 2001.

  • to become successful.
    The business is starting to take off.
                                                                                                          

                                                                                                                      

    Citation from "Let 'Em Eat Cake", Arrested Development (TV), Season 1 Episode 22 (2004) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
    • See more words with the same meaning: successful.

    Last edited on Jul 18 2016. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Aug 11 2009.

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take old one eye to the optometrist

verb

  • to have sex. Mentioned in the outtakes at the end of the movie of Grumpy Old Men.

    Last edited on May 17 2011. Submitted by dave from NH, USA on Feb 26 2002.

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take one for the team

verb

  • to suffer a task or experience in order to shield other members of some group from the displeasure.
    Look man, the hot chick won't come party with us unless her fat friend gets some love. Please just take one for the team. I'll get you back next time.

    Last edited on Dec 16 2011. Submitted by Ralph M. from Charlotte, NC, USA on Jan 25 2002.

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take (one's) breath away

verb

  • to be very impressive.
                                        

    Citation from "Notapusy", Arrested Development (TV, 2005), Season 3 Episode 4 blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Dec 02 2010. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Dec 02 2010.

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take (one's) crap

verb

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take (one's) shit

verb

  • to suffer mistreatment.
                                                                                                                                            

                  

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

    Citation from "Anger", Wilfred (US TV), Season 1 Episode 8 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Nov 07 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Oct 25 2011.

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take (one's) toys and go home

verb

  • in some arrangement between two or more parties (for example, in business) for a party to withdraw from the agreement, taking the resources they were contributing.

    Last edited on Dec 30 2010. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Dec 30 2010.

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take (one) under (one's) wing

verb - transitive

  • to become a mentor to a person.

    Last edited on Oct 24 2006. Submitted by Tania N. on Oct 24 2006.

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