Undertook
Undertook \Un`der*took"\, imp. of {Undertake}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • undertook — the past tense of undertake …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • undertook — [un΄dər took′] vt., vi. pt. of UNDERTAKE …   English World dictionary

  • Undertook — Undertake Un der*take , v. t. [imp. {Undertook}; p. p. {Undertaken}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Undertaking}.] [Under + take.] 1. To take upon one s self; to engage in; to enter upon; to take in hand; to begin to perform; to set about; to attempt. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • undertook — [[t]ʌ̱ndə(r)t ʊk[/t]] Undertook is the past tense of undertake …   English dictionary

  • undertook — /un deuhr took /, v. pt. of undertake. * * * …   Universalium

  • undertook — un·der take || ‚ʌndÉ™(r) teɪk v. take on, receive responsibility for a task; guarantee, pledge …   English contemporary dictionary

  • undertook — past participle of undertake …   English new terms dictionary

  • undertook — UK / US undertake …   English dictionary

  • undertook — the past tense of undertake …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • undertook — un•der•took [[t]ˌʌn dərˈtʊk[/t]] v. pt. of undertake …   From formal English to slang

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