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  • 1 take away from — ˌtake a ˈway from [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they take away from he/she/it takes away from present participle taking away from past tense took away from …

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  • 2 take (away) from — detract from. → take …

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  • 3 take away from — index confiscate, disinherit Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 take away from — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms take away from : present tense I/you/we/they take away from he/she/it takes away from present participle taking away from past tense took away from past participle taken away from informal take away from… …

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  • 5 take away from — PHRASAL VERB If something takes away from an achievement, success, or quality, or takes something away from it, it makes it seem lower in value or worth than it should be. [V P P n] It s starting to rain again. Not enough to take away from the… …

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  • 6 take away from — verb To make something seem not so good or interesting. Even the rain couldnt take away from the excitement of the match …

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  • 7 take away from (something) — 1. to reduce something. You know the company will cut jobs because it will not allow anything to take away from profits. 2. to make something less important. I don t want to take away from his achievement, but I think he should have thanked his… …

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  • 8 take away from something — ˌtake aˈway from sth derived no passive to make the effort or value of sth seem less Syn: detract from • I don t want to take away from his achievements, but he couldn t have done it without my help. Main entry: ↑ …

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  • 9 take away — verb 1. remove from a certain place, environment, or mental or emotional state; transport into a new location or state (Freq. 5) Their dreams carried the Romantics away into distant lands The car carried us off to the meeting I ll take you away… …

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  • 10 take away — Synonyms and related words: abate, abrade, abridge, abstract, bate, belittle, bereave, bleed, carry away, carry off, cart away, curtail, cut off, decrease, deduct, delocalize, depreciate, deprive, deprive of, derogate, detract, diminish, discount …

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  • 11 take away — v. (D; tr.) ( to remove ) to take away from (she took the scissors away from the child) * * * [ teɪkə weɪ] (D;tr.) ( to remove ) to take away from (she took the scissors away from the child) …

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  • 12 take (something) away from someone — take (something) away from (someone/something) to reduce the praise earned by a person or group. She did a lot to help people, and no one should ever try to take that away from her. We made some mistakes, but I don t want to take anything away… …

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  • 13 take (something) away from something — take (something) away from (someone/something) to reduce the praise earned by a person or group. She did a lot to help people, and no one should ever try to take that away from her. We made some mistakes, but I don t want to take anything away… …

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  • 14 take (something) away from — (someone/something) to reduce the praise earned by a person or group. She did a lot to help people, and no one should ever try to take that away from her. We made some mistakes, but I don t want to take anything away from Iowa State they played a …

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  • 15 take away — 1) PHRASAL VERB If you take something away from someone, you remove it from them, so that they no longer possess it or have it with them. [V n P] They re going to take my citizenship away... [V n P from n] Give me the knife, he said softly, or I… …

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  • 16 Take Away / The Lure of Salvage — Infobox Album | Name = Take Away / The Lure Of Salvage Type = Album Artist = Andy Partridge Released = 1980 Genre = Dub Length = Label = Virgin Records Producer = John Leckie Andy Partridge Reviews = Last album = This album = Take Away / The Lure …

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  • 17 take-away apparition —    Also known as deathbed apparition and deathbed escort. All three terms are used to denote human, humanoid, or mythological beings, often seen in a radiant light, which may appear in a * deathbed vision. The term take away apparition stems from …

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  • 18 take away — This term in a statute punishing every person who shall take away any female under 18 from her father for the purpose of prostitution requires only that such person procure or cause her to go away by some persuasion, enticement, or inducement… …

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  • 19 take away — /ˌteɪk ə weɪ/ verb to remove one figure from a total ● If you take away the home sales, the total turnover is down …

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  • 20 take away — I (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To subtract] Syn. deduct, take from, knock off; see decrease 2 . 2. [To carry off] Syn. transport, cart off, carry away; see remove 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) I verb To move (something) from a position occupied: remove,… …

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