take to
phrasal 1. to go to or into <
take to the woods
>
2. to apply or devote oneself to (as a practice, habit, or occupation) <
take to begging
>
3. to adapt oneself to ; respond to <
takes to water like a duck
>
4. to conceive a liking for

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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