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synonyms for take it on the chin

  • accept
  • go
  • hold
  • receive
  • stand
  • welcome
  • abide
  • accommodate
  • bear
  • brave
  • brook
  • contain
  • experience
  • hack
  • stomach
  • suffer
  • swallow
  • tolerate
  • undergo
  • weather
  • withstand
  • bear with
  • give access
  • go through
  • grin and bear it
  • hang in
  • hang on
  • hang tough
  • let in
  • live with
  • put up with
  • ride out
  • stand for
  • stick it out
  • submit to
  • take it
  • take it lying down

antonyms for take it on the chin

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  • disagree
  • refuse
  • reject
  • stop
  • turn away
  • disallow
  • dodge
  • shun
  • abstain
  • add
  • avoid
  • discontinue
  • disenchant
  • fail
  • give
  • keep
  • lose
  • maintain
  • misconceive
  • misunderstand
  • offer
  • repulse
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How to use take it on the chin 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
Only in the carnage of the head, the tilt of the chin, was the insolence expressed that had made her many enemies.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
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
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
Madame Ratignolle, when they had regained her cottage, went in to take the hour's rest which she considered helpful.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
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