verb to take on
- To acquire, bring in, or introduce.
- The ship took on cargo in Norfolk yesterday.
- (idiom) To begin to have or exhibit.
- In the dark, the teddy bear took on the appearance of a fearsome monster.
- (idiom) To assume responsibilty for.
- I'll the project if no one else will.
- (idiom) To attempt to fight or compete.
- I don't recommend taking on that bully, since he's bigger than you are.
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