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See definition of take action on Dictionary.com
  • as instep in
  • as inwager

synonyms for take action

  • arrive
  • be invited
  • chip in
  • come
  • enter
  • intercede
  • interfere
  • intermediate
  • interpose
  • intervene
  • lend a hand
  • mediate
  • negotiate
  • speculate
  • put up
  • gamble
  • shoot
  • play
  • set
  • pledge
  • lay
  • stake
  • chance
  • hazard
  • game
  • plunge
  • adventure
  • venture
  • hedge
  • parlay
  • risk
  • hustle
  • put on
  • spec
  • lay a wager
  • play the market
  • put on the line
  • shoot the works
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antonyms for take action

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  • abandon
  • leave
  • rise
  • ascend
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How to use take action in a sentence

I take the Extream Bells, and set down the six Changes on them thus.
TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
Let the thought of self pass in, and the beauty of great action is gone, like the bloom from a soiled flower.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
Wycliffe translates the Vulgate: “And it as a modir onourid schal meete hym, and as a womman fro virgynyte schal take him.”
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
But it was necessary to take Silan, which the rebels hastened to strengthen, closely followed up by the Spaniards.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
And this summer it seemed to her that she never would be able to take proper care of her nestful of children.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
He saw Gen. Braddock as he passed on to his defeat, and could give a succinct account of that sanguinary action.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
The wisdom of a scribe cometh by his time of leisure: and he that is less in action, shall receive wisdom.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Words are often everywhere as the minute-hands of the soul, more important than even the hour-hands of action.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
The action was at first a little confusing to Edna, but she soon lent herself readily to the Creole's gentle caress.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Where the dampness is excessive the fronds take on an unhealthy appearance, and mould may appear.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TAKE ACTION

  • arrive
  • be invited
  • chip in
  • come
  • enter
  • intercede
  • interfere
  • intermediate
  • interpose
  • intervene
  • lend a hand
  • mediate
  • negotiate
  • take action
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.