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1. takeaway

noun. prepared food that is intended to be eaten off of the premises.

Synonyms

  • takeout food
  • takeout

Antonyms

  • immovableness
  • stay in place
  • inactiveness

Etymology

  • away (English)
  • onweg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • take (English)
  • taken (Middle English (1100-1500))

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2. takeaway

noun. the act of taking the ball or puck away from the team on the offense (as by the interception of a pass).

Synonyms

  • maneuver
  • play

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • inactivity
  • overact

Etymology

  • away (English)
  • onweg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • take (English)
  • taken (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. takeaway

noun. a concession made by a labor union to a company that is trying to lower its expenditures.

Antonyms

  • tightness

Etymology

  • away (English)
  • onweg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • take (English)
  • taken (Middle English (1100-1500))

Example sentences of the word takeaway


1. Noun, singular or mass
The takeaway is the critical start of the swing, and teachers such as Manuel de la Torre spend a great deal of time on it.

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