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Definition 1: the act of taking the ball or puck away from the team on the offense (as by the interception of a pass) - [noun denoting act]

(takeaway is a kind of ...) a deliberate coordinated movement requiring dexterity and skill

"he made a great maneuver" "the runner was out on a play by the shortstop"

Definition 2: a concession made by a labor union to a company that is trying to lower its expenditures - [noun denoting communication]

(takeaway is a kind of ...) a point conceded or yielded

"they won all the concessions they asked for"

Definition 3: prepared food that is intended to be eaten off of the premises - [noun denoting food]

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

  • in England they call takeout food `takeaway'

Synonyms for takeaway in the sense of this definition

(takeaway is a kind of ...) any packaged dish or food that can be prepared quickly and easily as by thawing or heating

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