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Slang

take

This page is about the slang term take

Meaning

stolen money or goods

For example

  • The take from the bank robbery was about ten thousand dollars.

  • The cops have caught the thieves, but they're still looking for the take.

Quick Quiz

The take from the robbery was

a. one bank book

b. two bank managers

c. three thousand dollars

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Contributor: Matt Errey