Definition of betake verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//bɪˈteɪk//
; NAmE NAmE//bɪˈteɪk//
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they betake
BrE BrE//bɪˈteɪk//
; NAmE NAmE//bɪˈteɪk//
he / she / it betakes
BrE BrE//bɪˈteɪks//
; NAmE NAmE//bɪˈteɪks//
past simple betook
BrE BrE//ˈtʊk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtʊk//
past participle betaken
BrE BrE//ˈteɪkən//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈteɪkən//
-ing form betaking
BrE BrE//bɪˈteɪkɪŋ//
; NAmE NAmE//bɪˈteɪkɪŋ//
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betake yourself + adv./prep. (literary) to go somewhere He betook himself to his room.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: betake