noun Date: 1961 1. the first movement of the backswing in golf 2. chiefly British takeout 3. an act or instance of taking possession of the ball or puck from an opposing team • takeaway adjective

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  • takeaway — also take away, 1964 (adj.), 1970 (n.), from TAKE (Cf. take) (v.) + AWAY (Cf. away) …   Etymology dictionary

  • takeaway — /ingl. ˈteɪkəˌweɪ/ [vc. ingl., propr. «prendere (to take) via (away)»] s. m. inv. cibo da asporto □ rosticceria …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • takeaway — ► NOUN 1) Brit. a restaurant or shop selling cooked food to be eaten elsewhere. 2) a meal or dish of such food …   English terms dictionary

  • takeaway — Ⅰ. UK takeaway UK US /ˈteɪkəweɪ/ /ˈteɪkaʊt/ noun ► [C] COMMERCE a shop or restaurant that cooks and sells food for people to eat somewhere else: »Curry houses and Indian takeaways account for £2.5bn of trade. ► [C or U] (US also takeout) COMMERCE …   Financial and business terms

  • takeaway — 1. adjective to be eaten off the premises Syn: carryout, takeout, to go Ant: eat in, for here, have here 2 …   Wiktionary

  • takeaway — UK [ˈteɪkəˌweɪ] / US noun [countable] Word forms takeaway : singular takeaway plural takeaways British 1) a meal that you buy in a restaurant or shop and take home to eat. The American word is takeout Let s get a takeaway. 2) a shop that sells… …   English dictionary

  • Takeaway — Take away auch: Take|away 〈[tɛıkəwɛı] m. 6 oder n. 15〉 Sy Take out (2) 1. in einem Restaurant od. Imbiss zubereitete Mahlzeit zum Mitnehmen 2. Restaurant od. Imbiss mit Straßenverkauf ● Takeaway macht das Kochen überflüssig; eine Bar mit Takeaway …   Universal-Lexikon

  • takeaway — ta·ke·a·way s.m.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} locale che prepara cibi da asporto: un takeaway cinese | servizio offerto da un ristorante, una trattoria e sim. consistente nella possibilità di portare via piatti già pronti: pizzeria con takeaway… …   Dizionario italiano

  • takeaway — [[t]te͟ɪkəweɪ[/t]] takeaways 1) N COUNT A takeaway is a shop or restaurant which sells hot cooked food that you eat somewhere else. [BRIT] (in AM, use takeout) 2) N COUNT A takeaway is hot cooked food that you buy from a shop or restaurant and… …   English dictionary

  • takeaway — /ˈteɪkəweɪ / (say taykuhway) noun 1. food or beverage purchased for consumption elsewhere: to get takeaway. 2. an item of food of such a kind. 3. a place where takeaway food is sold. –adjective 4. of or relating to such a meal or the place where… …   Australian English dictionary

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