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To enter upon or have a beginning; start.
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  1. To enter upon or have a beginning; start.
  2. To begin; start.
(Now Chiefly Dial.) To cause to start, or move involuntarily; startle
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  1. (Now Chiefly Dial.) To cause to start, or move involuntarily; startle
  2. To found; establish:
  3. To set into motion, operation, or activity:
To bring into practice or use; introduce by first doing or using; start
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  1. To bring into practice or use; introduce by first doing or using; start
  2. To set going by taking the first step; begin:
  3. To teach the fundamentals of some subject to; help to begin doing something
To yield to upward pressure:
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  1. To yield to upward pressure:
  2. To reduce the sagging of (the face, breasts, etc.) by means of cosmetic surgery
  3. To direct or carry from a lower to a higher position; raise:
To move (something) to a higher place or position from a lower one; lift.
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  1. To move (something) to a higher place or position from a lower one; lift.
  2. To lift up; raise
  3. To lift the spirits of; elate.
To raise or haul up, often with the help of a mechanical apparatus.
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  1. To raise or haul up, often with the help of a mechanical apparatus.
  2. To become raised or lifted.
  3. To raise aloft; lift or pull up, esp. by means of a cable, pulley, crane, etc.
To make or become tight or tighter
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  1. To make or become tight or tighter
To become reduced
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  1. To become reduced
  2. To bring into a certain order; systematize
  3. To bring to a specified undesirable state, as of weakness or helplessness:
To make less; to diminish; to reduce.
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  1. To make less; to diminish; to reduce.
  2. To become less; decrease:
  3. (Archaic) To belittle; minimize; disparage
To expend; use up:
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  1. To expend; use up:
  2. To take in as food; eat or drink up.
  3. To purchase (goods or services) for direct use or ownership.
To assume an obligation; agree.
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  1. To assume an obligation; agree.
  2. To arrange for the use of; reserve:
  3. To involve oneself or become occupied; participate:
To put something into (a container, for example) to capacity or to a desired level:
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  1. To put something into (a container, for example) to capacity or to a desired level:
  2. To satisfy or meet; fulfill:
  3. To supply what is specified by or required for:
To set aside for a specific use or certain person
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  1. To set aside for a specific use or certain person
  2. To take for one's own or exclusive use
To make a supposition; suppose or believe:
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  1. To make a supposition; suppose or believe:
  2. To put oneself into
  3. To take on or put on (a certain appearance, form, role, etc.)
To include; contain
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  1. To include; contain
  2. (Law) To try illegally to influence or instruct (a jury)
  3. To adopt or support willingly or eagerly:
Find another word for take-up. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for take-up, like: commence, start, initiate, lift, elevate, hoist, tighten, reduce, lessen, consume and engage.