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English noun: retake

1. retake (act) a shot or scene that is photographed again


Broader (hypernym)take


English verb: retake

1. retake (possession) take back by force, as after a battle


SamplesThe military forces managed to recapture the fort.


Synonymsrecapture


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something from somebody


Broader (hypernym)take


Narrower (hyponym)reconquer

2. retake (contact) capture again


SamplesRecapture the escaped prisoner.


Synonymsrecapture


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)capture, catch, get

3. retake (communication) photograph again


SamplesPlease retake that scene.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)photograph, shoot, snap


Domain categoryphotography, picture taking









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