What does the word taking mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • The act of one who takes.

  • Part of speech: adverb


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Fascinating; captivating.

Usage examples for taking

  1. " You're taking a great deal upon yourself, Mona," said Patty. – Patty's Social Season by Carolyn Wells
  2. And this thanks could only be the taking of his part in the fight. – Gilbert Keith Chesterton by Maisie Ward