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synonyms for take place

  • bedevil
  • befall
  • ensue
  • occur
  • succeed
  • supervene
  • come to pass
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antonyms for take place

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  • precede
  • ignore
  • leave alone
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        How to use take place in a sentence

        This is the place where the Muscovite criminals are banished to, if they are not put to death.
        THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
        I take the Extream Bells, and set down the six Changes on them thus.
        TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
        He looked strangely out of place in the dusty combat uniform.
        SENSE OF OBLIGATIONHENRY MAXWELL DEMPSEY (AKA HARRY HARRISON)
        The associations of place recall her strange interview with Mr. Longcluse but a few months before.
        CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
        As Spain, however, has fallen from the high place she once held, her colonial system has also gone down.
        TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
        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
        Give a sweet savour, and a memorial of fine flour, and make a fat offering, and then give place to the physician.
        THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
        The King of Delhi had a hunting-lodge somewhere in the locality, but he had never seen the place.
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        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
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        WORDS RELATED TO TAKE PLACE

        • befall
        • come about
        • come to pass
        • occur
        • take place
        • transpire
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