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Definition 1: the act of someone who picks up or takes something - [noun denoting act]

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

  • the pickings were easy
  • clothing could be had for the taking

Synonyms for taking in the sense of this definition

(taking is a kind of ...) something done (usually as opposed to something said)

"there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions"

Definition 2: very attractive; capturing interest - [adjective satellite denoting all]

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

  • a fetching new hairstyle
  • something inexpressibly taking in his manner
  • a winning personality

Synonyms for taking in the sense of this definition

(taking is similar to ...) pleasing to the eye or mind especially through beauty or charm

"a remarkably attractive young man" "an attractive personality" "attractive clothes" "a book with attractive illustrations"

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