Pronunciation of Taking
/tˈe͡ɪkɪŋ/, /tˈe‍ɪkɪŋ/, /t_ˈeɪ_k_ɪ_ŋ/

Antonyms for taking:

ugly, vile, unattractive, homely.

Synonyms for taking:

Sense 1

enchanting, receipt, acceptance, recipient, bewitching, retaining, enticing.

Sense 2

glamorous, winsome, communicable, tempting, attractive, prepossessing, beautiful, fascinating.

Sense 3

infectious, pretty, lovely.

Sense 9






Other synonyms and related words:

handsome, pretty, contagious, comely, beauteous, prepossessing, winsome, bonny, lovely, enticing, infectious, receipt, cute, pickings, bewitching, gorgeous, fascinating, sightly, acceptance, goodly, beautiful, glamorous, tempting, enchanting, ravishing, capture, engaging, communicable, seemly, seizure, well-favored, victorious, attractive, good-looking.

attractive (adjective)

gorgeous, good-looking, handsome, Luring, prepossessing, comely, pretty, glamorous, bewitching, beautiful, enticing, fascinating, tempting, engaging, fetching, winning, winsome, fair, enchanting, lovely, stunning.

beautiful (adjective)


communicable (adjective)

catching, infectious, contagious.

Sense 2 (noun)

lovely, prepossessing, enticing, glamorous, enchanting, engaging, tempting, bewitching, fascinating, pretty, winsome.

Sense 3 (noun)

communicable, infectious, contagious.

taking (noun)

fetching, winning, pickings, attractive.

acquiring (verb)

Adding, fetching, Luring, purchasing, assuming, incurring, Cornering, Garnering, Retrieving, Palming, buying, scoring, Accumulating, Heaping, landing, Claiming, netting, wrangling.

capture (verb)


capturing (verb)

Capturing, capture, arresting, getting, catching, Securing, Gaining, Achieving, seizing, Obtaining, Collaring, Occupying, Snatching, winning, Apprehending, Snaring, abducting.

receiving (verb)

Engorging, accepting, inhaling, eating, absorbing, inspiring, Gobbling, accessing, Pocketing, Swallowing, assimilating, devouring, gulping, ingesting, Admitting, Receiving.

taking (verb)

gathering, acquiring, Amassing, bagging, harvesting, Commandeering, Depriving, Nabbing, Confiscating, impounding, Levying, Monopolizing, Reaping, Grabbing, Annexing, Usurping, Appropriating, collecting, Procuring.

Usage examples for taking:

Word of the day


deadbeat dad, father, fatherhood, mammy, matriarchal, mom, momma, motherhood, motherly, parentage.