take office

Definitions of take office
  1. verb
    assume an office, duty, or title
    “When will the new President take office?”
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    Antonyms:
    leave office, quit, resign, step down
    give up or retire from a position
    types:
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    accede, enter
    take on duties or office
    adopt, assume, take on, take over
    take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities
    ascend
    become king or queen
    resume
    assume anew
    type of:
    start, take up
    begin work or acting in a certain capacity, office or job
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