See and Take


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See verb – To make note of (something) through the use of one's eyes.
Take is a synonym for see in get topic. In some cases you can use "Take" instead a verb "See", when it comes to topics like understand, escort.
Nearby Words: seen, seeing
Synonyms for See


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Take verb – Interpret something in a certain way; convey a particular meaning or impression.
Usage example: How should I take this message?

See is a synonym for take in understand topic. Sometimes you can use "See" instead a verb "Take", if it concerns topics such as get, escort.
Nearby Words: taking, taken, taker
Synonyms for Take

How words are described

good good see good take
rare rare see rare take
best best see best take
similar similar see similar take
Other adjectives: normal, complete, original, obvious, popular, actual, entire, real, great, serious, huge, little, bad, beautiful, interesting, personal, classic, unusual, odd, last, different.

Common collocations

life see life take life
action see action take action
part see part take part
picture see picture take picture
Other nouns: name, look, form, time, way, shot, fight, side.

Both words in one sentence

  • You could side with Duty, Freedom, the loners, or just fuck 'em all and kill everyone you see and take all their stuff.
  • Fan Fic / Intrepid Awesomeness by Analysis: Taylor's powerset involves being able to see and take in an incredible amount of information about her surroundings, and using that information to do some outrageous things.
  • Film / The Social Network He also doesn't seem to understand how record companies would be pissed to see you take money away from them, chalking it up to them not having a sense of humor.
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Take or See. 2016. Accessed September 27, 2021.

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