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Synonyms for take on

Synonyms for (verb) take on

Synonyms: acquire, adopt, assume, take, take on Definition: take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect Usage: His voice took on a sad tone; The story took a new turn; he adopted an air of superiority; She assumed strange manners; The gods assume human or animal form in these fables

Similar words: change Definition: undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature Usage: She changed completely as she grew older; The weather changed last night

Synonyms: accept, admit, take, take on Definition: admit into a group or community Usage: accept students for graduate study; We'll have to vote on whether or not to admit a new member

Similar words: have, take, accept Definition: receive willingly something given or offered Usage: The only girl who would have him was the miller's daughter; I won't have this dog in my house!; Please accept my present

Synonyms: assume, adopt, take on, take over Definition: take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities Usage: When will the new President assume office?

Similar words: take office Definition: assume an office, duty, or title Usage: When will the new President take office?

Synonyms: tackle, take on, undertake Definition: accept as a challenge Usage: I'll tackle this difficult task

Similar words: face, face up, confront Definition: deal with (something unpleasant) head on Usage: You must confront your problems; He faced the terrible consequences of his mistakes