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Definition 1: a shot or scene that is photographed again - [noun denoting act]

(retake is a kind of ...) the act of photographing a scene or part of a scene without interruption

Definition 2: photograph again - [verb of communication]

Samples where retake or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Please retake that scene

(retake is a kind of ...) record on photographic film

"I photographed the scene of the accident" "She snapped a picture of the President"

(retake belongs to category ...) the act of taking and printing photographs

Definition 3: capture again - [verb of contact]

Samples where retake or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • recapture the escaped prisoner

Synonyms for retake in the sense of this definition

(retake is a kind of ...) succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase

"We finally got the suspect" "Did you catch the thief?"

Definition 4: take back by force, as after a battle - [verb of possession]

Samples where retake or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The military forces managed to recapture the fort

Synonyms for retake in the sense of this definition

(retake is a kind of ...) take by force

"Hitler took the Baltic Republics" "The army took the fort on the hill"

(... is a kind of retake ) conquer anew

"The country reconquered the territory lost in the previous war"

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