re-taken[ verb ree-teyk; noun ree-teyk ]SEE DEFINITION OF re-taken
Synonyms for re-taken
- get back
- bring back
- catch up
- make good
- obtain again
- take back
- win back
Antonyms for re-taken
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RE-TAKEN
If they deserted and were re-taken, the poor delinquents suffered the dreadful infliction of five hundred lashes.
Page 156: "Germas" changed to "Germans" (re-taken by the Germans).
The latter was arrested at Martham on the 16th, and on the following day Large was re-taken.
After a siege it was re-taken from Saladin in 1191, and held for a century.
He captured twenty-seven wagons on the Fredericksburg road, but they were all re-taken.
By a majority of one vote it was decided to resume the offensive, and, on July 17, Padua was re-taken.
To day the astonishment will cease: the furniture and vases had been brought back only to be re-taken.
"Yes, he has escaped; but ere long he will be re-taken, and must answer for his double crime," said the Cardinal.
Escaped elephants are re-taken without trouble; even experience does not bring them wisdom.
He had re-taken Trincomalee before the English could come to its defence.