verb intransitiveWord forms: parˈtook, parˈtaken, parˈtaking
1. to take part (in an activity); participate
2. to take a portion or take some; specif., to eat or drink something, esp. in company with othersusually with of
3. to have or show a trace (of); have some of the qualities (of)
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