Take on - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Take on.

ADOPT
ASSUME
EMPLOY
ENGAGE
HIRE
LADE
TACKLE
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ADOPT
  1. choose and follow; as of theories, ideas, policies, strategies or plans; "She followed the feminist movement"; "The candidate espouses Republican ideals"
  2. take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities; "When will the new President assume office?"
  3. take into one's family; "They adopted two children from Nicaragua"
  4. take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect; "His voice took on a sad tone"; "The story took a new turn"; "he adopted an air of superiority"; "She assumed strange manners"; "The gods assume human or animal form in these fables"
  5. take up the cause, ideology, practice, method, of someone and use it as one's own; "She embraced Catholicism"; "They adopted the Jewish faith"
  6. put into dramatic form; "adopt a book for a screenplay"
  7. take up and practice as one's own
ASSUME
  1. put clothing on one's body; "What should I wear today?"; "He put on his best suit for the wedding"; "The princess donned a long blue dress"; "The queen assumed the stately robes"; "He got into his jeans"
  2. take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect; "His voice took on a sad tone"; "The story took a new turn"; "he adopted an air of superiority"; "She assumed strange manners"; "The gods assume human or animal form in these fables"
  3. take to be the case or to be true; accept without verification or proof; "I assume his train was late"
  4. take up someone's soul into heaven; "This is the day when May was assumed into heaven"
  5. make a pretence of; "She assumed indifference, even though she was seething with anger"; "he feigned sleep"
  6. occupy or take on; "He assumes the lotus position"; "She took her seat on the stage"; "We took our seats in the orchestra"; "She took up her position behind the tree"; "strike a pose"
  7. seize and take control wi
EMPLOY
  1. the state of being employed or having a job; "they are looking for employment"; "he was in the employ of the city"
  2. put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose;
  3. engage or hire for work; "They hired two new secretaries in the department"; "How many people has she employed?"
ENGAGE
  1. hire for work or assistance; "engage aid, help, services, or support"
  2. carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in; "She pursued many activities"; "They engaged in a discussion"
  3. carry on (wars, battles, or campaigns); "Napoleon and Hitler waged war against all of Europe"
  4. ask to represent; of legal counsel; "I'm retaining a lawyer"
  5. engage or hire for work; "They hired two new secretaries in the department"; "How many people has she employed?"
  6. get caught; "make sure the gear is engaged"
  7. consume all of one's attention or time; "Her interest in butterflies absorbs her completely"
  8. give to in marriage
  9. keep engaged; "engaged the gears"
  10. engage for service under a term of contract; "We took an apartment on a quiet street"; "Let's rent a car"; "Shall we take a guide in Rome?"
HIRE
  1. the act of hiring something or someone; "he signed up for a week's car hire"
  2. a newly hired employee; "the new hires need special training"
  3. engage for service under a term of contract; "We took an apartment on a quiet street"; "Let's rent a car"; "Shall we take a guide in Rome?"
  4. engage or hire for work; "They hired two new secretaries in the department"; "How many people has she employed?"
  5. hold under a lease or rental agreement; of goods and services
LADE
  1. fill or place a load on; "load a car"; "load the truck with hay"
  2. remove with or as if with a ladle; "ladle the water out of the bowl"
TACKLE
  1. (American football) grasping an opposing player with the intention of stopping by throwing to the ground
  2. (American football) a position on the line of scrimmage; "it takes a big man to play tackle"
  3. gear used in fishing
  4. gear consisting of ropes etc. supporting a ship's masts and sails
  5. the person who plays that position on a football team; "the right tackle is a straight A student"
  6. seize and throw down an opponent player, who usually carries the ball
  7. put a harness; "harness the horse"
  8. accept as a challenge; "I'll tackle this difficult task"
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Clue Database Last Updated: 16/07/2018 9:00am

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