Below is the definition for the word you requested, useful for Scrabble and other word games. To find more definitions please use the dictionary page.
take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities; "When will the new President assume office?"
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"
contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle; "Princeton plays Yale this weekend"; "Charlie likes to play Mary"
admit into a group or community; "accept students for graduate study"; "We'll have to vote on whether or not to admit a new member"
accept as a challenge; "I'll tackle this difficult task"
accept as a challenge; "I''ll tackle this difficult task"
admit into a group or community; "accept students for graduate study"; "We''ll have to vote on whether or not to admit a new member"