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take over

synonym (synonym of take over)

  • (verb.possession)
    seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession (verb.possession)
     
  • (verb.social)
    take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    free someone temporarily from his or her obligations (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person (verb.possession)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    take over ownership of; of corporations and companies (verb.possession)
     
  • (verb.social)
    do over (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    take up and practice as one's own (verb.possession)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    take up, as of debts or payments (verb.possession)
     

hypernym (take over IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • do over (verb.social)
    perform an action, or work out or perform (an action) (verb.social)
     
  • free someone temporarily from his or her obligations (verb.social)
    free from obligations or duties (verb.social)
     
  • seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession (verb.possession)
    take by force (verb.contact)
     
  • take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities (verb.social)
    assume an office, duty, or title (verb.social)
     
  • take over ownership of; of corporations and companies (verb.possession)
    obtain by purchase; acquire by means of a financial transaction (verb.possession)
     
  • take up and practice as one's own (verb.possession)
    receive willingly something given or offered (verb.possession)
     
  • take up, as of debts or payments (verb.possession)
    furnish money for (verb.possession)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF take over relation)

  • free someone temporarily from his or her obligations (verb.social)
    relieve (someone) from work by taking a turn (verb.social)
     
  • seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession (verb.possession)
    take (territory) as if by conquest (verb.possession)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    take possession of by force, as after an invasion (verb.possession)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    occupy or take possession of beforehand or before another or appropriate for use in advance (verb.possession)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    seize control of (verb.possession)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    take over (a company) by buying a controlling interest of its stock (verb.possession)
     
  • take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person (verb.possession)
    accept the unpleasant consequences of one's actions (verb.possession)
     
  • take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities (verb.social)
    assume anew (verb.social)
     

derivation (.... is derived from take over)

  • do over (verb.social)
    an event that repeats (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a person who repeats (noun.person)
     
  • (adj.all)
    characterized by repetition (adj.all)
     
  • free someone temporarily from his or her obligations (verb.social)
    a pitcher who does not start the game (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult) (noun.person)
     
  • seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession (verb.possession)
    the act of taking possession of or power over something (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    wrongfully seizing and holding (an office or powers) by force (especially the seizure of a throne or supreme authority) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    seizure by the government (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a sudden and decisive change of government illegally or by force (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a person who through conceit makes pretentious claims to rights or advantages that he or she is not entitled to or to qualities that he or she does no more.. (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    one who wrongfully or illegally seizes and holds the place of another (noun.person)
     
  • take over ownership of; of corporations and companies (verb.possession)
    acquisition of a company by purchasing a controlling percentage of its stock (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a change by sale or merger in the controlling interest of a corporation (noun.act)
     
  • take up and practice as one's own (verb.possession)
    the appropriation (of ideas or words etc) from another source (noun.act)
     
  • (adj.all)
    acquired as your own by free choice (adj.all)
     
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