To take in is to observe, absorb or learn something.
An example of take in is when you look around you and perceive all the sites and sounds of Manhattan.
The act or an instance of swindling or cheating; a deception.
- (idiomatic) To deceive; to hoodwink.
- To allow a person or an animal to live in one's home.
- take in a stray cat
- To shorten (a garment) or make it smaller.
- Try taking the skirt in a little around the waist.
- To absorb or comprehend.
- The news is a lot to take in right now.
- To receive into your home for the purpose of processing for a fee.
- In hard times, some women would take in washing and others dressmaking repairs.
- To subscribe to home delivery of.
- To attend a showing of.
- take in a show
- take in a movie