Pronunciation of Taking
/tˈe͡ɪkɪŋ/, /tˈeɪkɪŋ/, /t_ˈeɪ_k_ɪ_ŋ/
Synonyms for taking:
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.
gorgeous, good-looking, handsome, Luring, prepossessing, comely, pretty, glamorous, bewitching, beautiful, enticing, fascinating, tempting, engaging, fetching, winning, winsome, fair, enchanting, lovely, stunning.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
gathering, acquiring, Amassing, bagging, harvesting, Commandeering, Depriving, Nabbing, Confiscating, impounding, Levying, Monopolizing, Reaping, Grabbing, Annexing, Usurping, Appropriating, collecting, Procuring.
Usage examples for taking:
- " No. It will be his taking care of me then, and that will be so different. - "Two Boys and a Fortune", Matthew White, Jr..
- A second lady was at the door, with her back to me, taking leave of her friend. - "The Legacy of Cain", Wilkie Collins.
- I am taking Pierre. - "Montlivet", Alice Prescott Smith.