Associations to the word «Partake»


PARTAKE, verb. (intransitive) (formal) To take part in an activity; to participate.
PARTAKE, verb. (intransitive) To take a share or portion (of).
PARTAKE, verb. (intransitive) (obsolete) To have something of the properties, character, or office (of).

Dictionary definition

PARTAKE, verb. Have some of the qualities or attributes of something.
PARTAKE, verb. Have, give, or receive a share of; "We shared the cake".
PARTAKE, verb. Consume; "She didn't touch her food all night".

Wise words

Don't use words too big for the subject. Don't say "infinitely" when you mean "very"; otherwise you'll have no word left when you want to talk about something really infinite.
C. S. Lewis