- 1 a scene or part of a movie that is filmed at one time without stopping the camera We managed to get it right in just two takes.
- 2[usually singular] (informal) an amount of money that someone receives, especially the money that is earned by a business during a particular period of time How much is my share of the take?
- 3take on something (informal) the particular opinion or idea that someone has about something What's his take on the plan? a new take on the Romeo and Juliet story (= a way of presenting it) see also double take Idioms
to accept money from someone for helping them in a dishonest or illegal way
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