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also take-out  (tāk′out′)
1. Intended to be eaten off the premises: takeout pizza.
2. Selling or intended for the sale of food products to be consumed off the premises: a takeout counter; takeout containers.

take′-out′ n.



1. the act of taking out.
2. something made to be taken out.
3. a store or restaurant preparing food to be eaten elsewhere.
4. intended to be taken from the point of sale and consumed elsewhere: takeout meals.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.takeout - prepared food that is intended to be eaten off of the premisestakeout - prepared food that is intended to be eaten off of the premises; "in England they call takeout food `takeaway'"
convenience food - any packaged dish or food that can be prepared quickly and easily as by thawing or heating
2.takeout - (bridge) a bid that asks your partner to bid another suit
bridge - any of various card games based on whist for four players
bidding, bid - (bridge) the number of tricks a bridge player is willing to contract to make
Adj.1.takeout - of or involving food to be taken and eaten off the premises; "takeout pizza"; "the takeout counter"; "`take-away' is chiefly British"
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
portable - easily or conveniently transported; "a portable television set"
teplé jídlo přes ulici
mad ud af huset
hrana naručena iz restorana
집에 사가지고 가는 요리
måltid för avhämtning
cửa hàng bán thức ăn mang về


[ˈteɪkaʊt] (US)
adj [food, meal] → à emporter
(= restaurant) → restaurant m avec vente à emporter
(= meal) → plat m à emporter


وَجْبَةٌ جَاهِزَة teplé jídlo přes ulici mad ud af huset Essen zum Mitnehmen φαγητό για το σπίτι comida para llevar noutoruoka plat à emporter hrana naručena iz restorana takeaway テークアウト 집에 사가지고 가는 요리 afhaalmaaltijd måltid til å ta med hjem jedzenie na wynos comida para fora, fornecimento de comida para levar блюдо навынос måltid för avhämtning ร้านที่ขายอาหารหรืออาหารที่ซื้อกลับไปทานที่บ้าน hazır yemek cửa hàng bán thức ăn mang về 外卖餐
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