Definition of 'taking'
Example sentences containing 'taking'
Phoenix From the Flame (1994) Times, Sunday Times (2012) The Sun (2010) The Sun (2008) The Sun (2008) The Sun (2011)
It would mean not taking interesting opportunities.Times, Sunday Times (2015) Christianity Today (2000) The Sun (2006) The Sun (2014)
But she turned around and caught him taking snaps on his phone.The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2016) LIVING ON THE FAULT LINE, REVISED EDITION (2002) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
No wonder so many thought it a risk well worth taking.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
She said that he had become so depressed that he had tried to kill himself by taking sleeping tablets.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
It is what taking sides means.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Taking sleeping pills isn't effective in the long run.The Sun (2014)
The reason for this amazing set-up was presumably to stop photographers taking snaps of his comeback.The Sun (2010) The Sun (2012)
But he also wants doctors to go further, to acknowledge that the taking of human life is sometimes the best option for all concerned.Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The cold-blooded taking of life that has so traumatised the people of Norway and the whole world is evil.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Definition of taking from the Collins English Dictionary