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take place to happen.
take root to send out new roots; begin to grow or become fixed in the ground. [2 definitions]
take shape to come to have a more complete form.
take someone's part to support someone; to be on someone's side.
take the bull by the horns to handle a difficult problem in a direct manner, even if one is afraid.
take to task to reprimand; rebuke; censure.
take turns to do one after the other, in order.
take up to fill or use (space or time), often in a way that is considered wasteful.
talc a soft, greasy-feeling mineral used in making body powder and other products.
tale an account of a real or made-up event; story. [2 definitions]
talent a natural skill or ability. [2 definitions]
talented having a natural skill or gift in some activity.
talk to use spoken words. [7 definitions]
talk back to answer in a rude manner.
talk shop to discuss one's work or interests.
talk show a radio or television program in which a host talks with famous or interesting people. On a talk show, questions may be taken from people in the listening or viewing audience.
tall of more than the average height. [3 definitions]
tallow the hard fat from animals such as cattle or sheep. Tallow is used in making soap, candles, lubricating substances, and certain foods.
tall tale a story that is unlikely to be true and often having things that are clearly exaggerated.
tally a total of points scored or debts owed. [3 definitions]
Talmud the collection of writings on Jewish civil and religious law