Betake

Definition of Betake

Be`take´
v. t.1.To take or seize.
[imp. Betook ( ); p. p. Betaken ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Betaking.]
2.To have recourse to; to apply; to resort; to go; - with a reflexive pronoun.
They betook themselves to treaty and submission.
- Burke.
The rest, in imitation, to like arms
Betook them.
- Milton.
Whither shall I betake me, where subsist?
- Milton.
3.To commend or intrust to; to commit to.
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