verb as in leave; leave the ground
Tasso gripped the take-off switch, running her fingers over the smooth metal.
The take-off of the Brainchild was not so easy as it might have appeared to anyone who watched it from the outside.
Just as the stranger in his airplane was warming up his motor for a take-off, he saw two boys come out on the end of the meadow.
Kerk closed the lock himself and they found couches as the take-off horn sounded.
The take-off siren was hooting now, the close lock light blinking an angry message from the bridge.
On this page you'll find 88 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to take-off, such as: launch, shot, blastoff, rocket firing, rocket ignition, and takeoff.
From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.