1. take fire start to burn or burst into flames
  2. take for keep in mind or convey as a conviction or view
  3. take over seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession
  4. takeover a change by sale or merger in the controlling interest of a corporation
  5. take five take a break for five minutes
  6. take form develop into a distinctive entity
  7. take care be in charge of or deal with
  8. take after be similar to a relative
  9. taxi fare the fare charged for riding in a taxicab
  10. take office assume an office, duty, or title
  11. backfire a loud noise made by the explosion of fuel in an engine
  12. tick over run disconnected or idle
  13. make for cause to happen or to occur as a consequence
  14. takeoff a departure; especially of airplanes
  15. true fir any of various evergreen trees of the genus Abies
  16. tug-of-war any hard struggle between equally matched groups
  17. take a dare be dared to do something and attempt it
  18. taker one who accepts an offer
  19. tax-free (of goods or funds) not taxed
  20. take water enter the water