Partake is defined as to participate or take.(verb)
See partake in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: back-form. < partaker, contr. of part taker, transl. of L particeps < pars, part + capere, to take: see have
See partake in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb par·took (-to͝okˈ), par·tak·en (-tāˈkən), par·tak·ing, par·takes verb, intransitive
Origin: Back-formation from partaker, one who partakes
Origin: , from Middle English part-taker (translation of Latin particeps, participant).
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