take over

Verb1.take over - seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession; "He assumed to himself the right to fill all positions in the town"; "he usurped my rights"; "She seized control of the throne after her husband died"
Synonyms: usurp, arrogate, seize, assume
2.take over - take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities; "When will the new President assume office?"
Synonyms: assume, take on, adopt
3.take over - free someone temporarily from his or her obligations
Synonyms: relieve
4.take over - take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person; "I'll accept the charges"; "She agreed to bear the responsibility"
Synonyms: assume, bear, accept
5.take over - take over ownership of; of corporations and companies
Synonyms: buy out, buy up
6.take over - do over; "They would like to take it over again"
Synonyms: repeat
7.take over - take up and practice as one's own
Synonyms: adopt, borrow, take up
8.take over - take up, as of debts or payments; "absorb the costs for something"
Synonyms: absorb
act, move, repeat
Translate take over to Spanish, Translate take over to German, Translate take over to French
take in water
take into account
take issue
take it easy
take it on the chin
take kindly to
take leave
take lying down
take note
take notice
Take off
take office
take on
take one's lumps
take orders
take out
-- take over --
take pains
take part
take place
take pride
take root
take shape
take stage
take stock
take ten
take the air
take the bull by the horns
take the cake
take the count
take the field
take the Fifth
take the Fifth Amendment
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