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synonyms for take the heat

  • decline
  • drop
  • fall
  • miss
  • succumb
  • yield
  • be humbled
  • be outdistanced
  • be sunk
  • be taken to cleaners
  • be the loser
  • be worsted
  • come up short
  • drop a bundle
  • kiss goodbye
  • lose out
  • suffer defeat
  • take a beating
  • take the count

antonyms for take the heat

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  • ascend
  • go up
  • rise
  • achieve
  • confront
  • face
  • hold on to
  • keep
  • maintain
  • meet
  • succeed
  • win
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How to use take the heat 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
The heat of drunkenness is the stumblingblock of the fool, lessening strength and causing wounds.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
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
It was very warm, and for a while they did nothing but exchange remarks about the heat, the sun, the glare.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
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
Tobacco is a strong growing plant resisting heat and drought to a far (p. 018) greater extent than most plants.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
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
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TAKE THE HEAT

  • be humbled
  • be outdistanced
  • be sunk
  • be taken to cleaners
  • be the loser
  • be worsted
  • come up short
  • decline
  • drop
  • drop a bundle
  • fall
  • kiss goodbye
  • lose out
  • miss
  • succumb
  • suffer defeat
  • take a beating
  • take the count
  • take the heat
  • yield
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