take+for

  • 1 take for — index deem Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 take for — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms take for : present tense I/you/we/they take for he/she/it takes for present participle taking for past tense took for past participle taken for take someone/something for someone/something to believe something …

    English dictionary

  • 3 take for — Synonyms and related words: account as, assume, be afraid, believe, conceive, conclude, consider, daresay, deduce, deem, divine, dream, esteem, estimate, expect, fancy, feel, gather, grant, guess, have a hunch, have an idea, have an impression,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 4 take for — phr verb Take for is used with these nouns as the object: ↑fool, ↑walk …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 5 take for — {v.} To suppose to be; mistake for. * /Do you take me for a fool?/ * /At first sight you would take him for a football player, not a poet./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 6 take for — {v.} To suppose to be; mistake for. * /Do you take me for a fool?/ * /At first sight you would take him for a football player, not a poet./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 7 take\ for — v To suppose to be; mistake for. Do you take me for a fool? At first sight you would take him for a football player, not a poet …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 8 take for — mistake someone for something The man took the young boy for a robber and called the police …

    Idioms and examples

  • 9 take for — Mistake for …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 10 take for — phrasal to suppose to be; especially to suppose mistakenly to be …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 11 take for — (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To mistake] Syn. misapprehend, misunderstand, err; see mistake . 2. [To assume] Syn. presuppose, infer, accept; see assume 1 …

    English dictionary for students

  • 12 take for — accidentally think something to be; think something is what it s not …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 13 take for granted — If you take something for granted, you don t worry or think about it because you assume you will always have it.  If you take someone for granted, you don t show your appreciation to them …

    The small dictionary of idiomes

  • 14 take for a test drive — If you take something for a test driver, you try something to see if you like it …

    The small dictionary of idiomes

  • 15 take for granted — index assume (suppose), guess, postulate, presume, presuppose, suspect (think), trust …

    Law dictionary

  • 16 take for oneself — index impropriate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 17 take for public use — index condemn (seize) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 18 take for granted — Synonyms and related words: accept, accept for gospel, accept implicitly, allegorize, allude to, anticipate, assume, be afraid, be caught napping, be certain, be neglectful, be negligent, believe, believe without reservation, bring to mind, buy,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 19 take for granted — take (someone) for granted to fail to appreciate someone. When your own children are growing up, you tend to take them for granted, and then, suddenly, they are grown up. Politicians seem to take voters for granted, except when they face a… …

    New idioms dictionary

  • 20 take for a ride — take (someone) for a ride to cheat or deceive someone. I trusted him but he took me for a ride …

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