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See definition of take charge on Dictionary.com
  • as instrong
  • as invigorous
  • as inforceful
  • as ingung-ho
  • as inboss
  • as incommand

synonyms for take charge

  • aggressive
  • clear
  • courageous
  • deep
  • fierce
  • firm
  • forceful
  • intelligent
  • intense
  • potent
  • resilient
  • severe
  • steadfast
  • tenacious
  • tough
  • vehement
  • brave
  • cogent
  • dedicated
  • eager
  • fervent
  • fervid
  • gutsy
  • handful
  • hard-nosed
  • independent
  • iron-willed
  • keen
  • mean
  • perceptive
  • plucky
  • pushy
  • resourceful
  • sagacious
  • self-assertive
  • staunch
  • take-charge
  • unbending
  • uncompromising
  • unyielding
  • violent
  • wicked
  • zealous
  • administer
  • administrate
  • chaperon
  • direct
  • employ
  • manage
  • overlook
  • oversee
  • quarterback
  • run
  • superintend
  • supervise
  • survey

antonyms for take charge

MOST RELEVANT
  • calm
  • dull
  • easy
  • easygoing
  • facile
  • fragile
  • gentle
  • impotent
  • ineffective
  • kind
  • loose
  • meek
  • mild
  • slack
  • soft
  • tender
  • unintelligent
  • unstable
  • weak
  • yielding
  • agreeable
  • complacent
  • delicate
  • feeble
  • indistinct
  • infirm
  • irresolute
  • laid-back
  • low
  • moderate
  • obscure
  • pale
  • uncaring
  • unhealthy
  • vague
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    How to use take charge in a sentence

    He was voluble in his declarations that they would “put the screws” to Ollie on the charge of perjury.
    THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
    I take the Extream Bells, and set down the six Changes on them thus.
    TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
    The mother's lips could not finish the charge she was about to put upon her innocent child.
    THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
    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
    There was a time when Aristide Pujol, in sole charge of an automobile, went gaily scuttering over the roads of France.
    THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
    Where the dampness is excessive the fronds take on an unhealthy appearance, and mould may appear.
    HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
    Tell Lady Maude the candid truth, and take shame and blame to yourself, as you deserve.
    ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
    He was positive he had seen some one enter the room, go to the chair, and take the money from his pockets.
    THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO TAKE CHARGE

    • administer
    • administrate
    • chaperon
    • direct
    • employ
    • manage
    • overlook
    • oversee
    • quarterback
    • run
    • superintend
    • supervise
    • survey
    • take charge
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