- For Teachers
Meaning: Borrow a library book
Example: I TOOK OUT all the books I needed for my essay from the library.
Meaning: Borrow money from a bank or other official lender
Example: Jackie and Anil TOOK OUT a mortgage to buy a bigger flat.
Meaning: Extract or remove
Example: The dentist TOOK OUT all of my wisdom teeth before they started causing any problems.
Meaning: Go out socially with someone, especially a date
Example: He TOOK her OUT to a restaurant last Friday night.
Meaning: Obtain insurance
Example: I TOOK OUT some health insurance before I went backpacking around Latin America.
Meaning: Kill, murder
Example: The gang TOOK him OUT after he spoke to the police.