Found 1,299 phrases starting with T:


take downTo write a note. Usually to record something that is said.Rate it:
take downTo remove a temporary structure such as scaffolding.Rate it:
take down a pegAlternative form of pull down a peg.Rate it:
take effectTo become active; to become effective.Rate it:
take exceptionTo take offense; to object or protest.Rate it:
take exception toExpress offense at; to.Rate it:
take fiveTo break something up.Rate it:
take fiveTo take a five-minute break from some activity, take a short break from some activity.Rate it:
take flightTo flee.Rate it:
take for a rideto deceive someoneRate it:
take for a spinTo test or try out something, especially an automobile.Rate it:
take for a spinTo take, as a companion, for a drive in a motor vehicle.Rate it:
take for grantedTo assume something to be true without verification or proof.Rate it:
take for grantedTo give little attention to or to underestimate the value of, to fail to appreciate.Rate it:
take guard(For a new batsman, with help from the umpire) to mark a point on the popping crease in front of his wicket so that he knows where it is behind him; to guard.Rate it:
take heartBe courageous; regain one's courage.Rate it:
take heedTo pay attention.Rate it:
take illTo become ill.Rate it:
take inTo deceive; to hoodwink.Rate it:
take inTo foster or adopt a child informally.Rate it:
take inTo shorten or make it smaller.Rate it:
take inTo absorb or comprehend.Rate it:
take inTo receive into your home for the purpose of processing for a fee.Rate it:
take into accountOr pay attention to; to notice.Rate it:
take it awayTo begin, especially used to launch a performance of some sort (usually imperative and/or exclamatory).Rate it:
take it easyAn informal greeting for parting or closing.Rate it:
take it easyImmediately calm yourself down; your state of panic does not help.Rate it:
take it easyTo relax or rest.Rate it:
take it from meBelieve me, rest assured.Rate it:
take it from thereLet's see what happensRate it:
take it like a manTo respond to pain, hardship, adversity, or emotional distress in a collected, aggressive, and typical or stereotypical masculine manner, especially without question, crying, complaining, or becoming emotionalRate it:
take it or leave itAccept the proposal or proposition as it is stated or refuse the deal.Rate it:
take it or leave itIt is said when a situation has to be accepted without change.Rate it:
take it out onTo unleash one's anger on [a person or thing other than the one that caused it].Rate it:
take it outsideTo take a fight to a more violent level, especially by moving it to an outside place.Rate it:
take it to the bankSaid to emphasize that something is known for sure.Rate it:
take it up the assTo be the recipient of anal sex.Rate it:
take it up the assTo be cheated or treated unfairly.Rate it:
take its tollTo affect, especially negatively; to damage or degrade; to cause destruction.Rate it:
take kindlyTo accept or condone.Rate it:
take leaveUsed other than as an idiom: see take, leave.Rate it:
take leaveTo depart.Rate it:
take leave of one's sensesTo go crazy; to stop behaving rationally.Rate it:
take libertiesTo behave disrespectfully, especially to make unwanted sexual advances.Rate it:
take lightlyTo approach a task casually.Rate it:
take lying downTo endure without complaint or protest.Rate it:
take matters into one's own handsTo deal with a problem alone, because others responsible have failed to deal with it.Rate it:
take me awayused in a Calgon ad campaign.Rate it:
take no for an answerTo accept a disappointing response.Rate it:
take no notice ofTo ignore.Rate it:

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