Meaning of takeup

  1. The act of taking something up, by tightening, absorption, or reeling in.
  2. (machinery) That which takes up or tightens; specifically, a device in a sewing machine or loom for drawing up the slack thread as the needle rises, in completing a stitch.
  3. Acceptance (of a proposal, offer, request, etc.).
    the take-up of benefits by the unemployed

Information about takeup

  • It is a name.
  • The plural form of takeup is: takeups.
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Hyphenation of takeup


  • It consists of 1 syllables and 6 chars.
  • takeup is a word monosyllabic because it has one syllable

Anagrams of takeup

ketupa, uptake

Words that rhyme with takeup

keup, makeup, nonmakeup, shakeup, sneakeup, wakeup

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