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Pronunciation: / ˈteɪk(ə)n /
Pronunciation: / ˈteɪkən /

past participle


  • 1 (occupied) See examples:to be taken
    (seat, room)
    essere occupato
  • 2 (impressed) See examples:to be taken with
    essere preso da
    (idea, person)
    she's quite, very taken with him
    è abbastanza, molto presa da lui

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