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Antonyms for retake
riˈteɪk; ˈriˌteɪkre·take

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  1. retakeverb

    a shot or scene that is photographed again

  2. recapture, retakeverb

    take back by force, as after a battle

    "The military forces managed to recapture the fort"

    Synonyms:
    recapture

  3. recapture, retakeverb

    capture again

    "recapture the escaped prisoner"

    Synonyms:
    recapture

  4. retakeverb

    photograph again

    "Please retake that scene"

    Synonyms:
    recapture

How to use retake in a sentence?

  1. Maria Fantappie:

    Falluja has more of an urban structure where tribes are present but are less a structuring element of the city, so it's going to be much harder to retake and keep the city under control.

  2. Brigadier Rasool:

    We have troops who were able to retake land from Daesh, after the fall of Mosul, the Ministry of Defense’s joint command has resupplied and retrained the Iraqi security forces.

  3. Thierry Vircoulon:

    If they feel a easing up of pressure from international forces on the ground, armed groups will try to retake the initiative and reimpose their views.

  4. Chadian President Idriss Deby:

    Two months after the beginning of this war, we have not had a single direct contact on the ground with units of the Nigerian army. This is why, more than once, Chadian forces have been obliged to retake towns and advance again.

  5. Harry Reid:

    I think we're going to win back the Senate. ... But the one goal that I have, and I will be unrelenting on that, is to do everything I can to make sure that we retake the Senate.

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