Definition of take charge in English:

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take charge

Assume control or responsibility: the candidate must take charge of an actual flight
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  • They will do so by learning from our mistakes, taking responsibility and taking charge.
  • Rather than taking charge and responsibility of the situation, one finds someone or something to blame.
  • In 1985 he passed the snooker refereeing exam and began taking charge in club and county matches.
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