take+place

  • 1 take place — {v. phr.} To happen; occur. * /The accident took place only a block from his home./ * /The action of the play takes place in ancient Rome./ * /The dance will take place after the graduation exercises./ Compare: GO ON(3) …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 2 take place — {v. phr.} To happen; occur. * /The accident took place only a block from his home./ * /The action of the play takes place in ancient Rome./ * /The dance will take place after the graduation exercises./ Compare: GO ON(3) …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 3 take place — ► to happen: »The handover to the new owners will take place in July. »The historic meeting took place in New York. Main Entry: ↑place …

    Financial and business terms

  • 4 take place — ► take place occur. Main Entry: ↑place …

    English terms dictionary

  • 5 take place — index arise (occur), occur (happen), supervene Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 take place — verb come to pass (Freq. 54) What is happening? The meeting took place off without an incidence Nothing occurred that seemed important • Syn: ↑happen, ↑hap, ↑go on, ↑pass off …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 7 take place — to happen. The meeting took place in the lawyers office on October 20th. Not all engineering failures take place suddenly and dramatically. Usage notes: often take place suggests that something has happened at a particular time in a particular… …

    New idioms dictionary

  • 8 take\ place — v. phr. To happen; occur. The accident took place only a block from his home. The action of the play takes place in ancient Rome. The dance will take place after the graduation exercises. Compare: go on(3) •• to happen; to occur …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 9 take place — to happen The Olympics take place every four years. I don t know exactly what took place in the classroom …

    English dictionary

  • 10 take place — happen, occur    The race will take place at the university track at 10 a.m …

    English idioms

  • 11 take place — to happen, to occur The game took place on the coldest day of the year …

    Idioms and examples

  • 12 take place — occur. → place …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 13 take place — the site where the crash took place Syn: happen, occur, come about, transpire, crop up, materialize, arise, go down; literary come to pass, befall, betide …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 14 take place — phrasal happen, occur …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 15 take place — verb To happen, to occur …

    Wiktionary

  • 16 take place — See happen …

    Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • 17 take place — Synonyms and related words: be found, be met with, be realized, befall, betide, come, come about, come down, come off, come to pass, come true, eventuate, fall, go off, hap, happen, occur, pass, pass off, transpire| …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 18 take place — happen, occur …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 19 take place — 1. Happen, occur, come to pass. 2. Prevail, have effect …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 20 take place — Syn: happen, occur, come about, go on, transpire; N.Amer.; informal go down …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary


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