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verb [transitive] retake pronunciation in British English /ˌriːˈteɪk/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyretake
he/she/itretakes
present participleretaking
past tenseretook
past participleretaken

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  1. 2
    to photograph or record something again because it was not satisfactory
  2. 3
    to take an examination again because you failed it on the previous occasion
  3. 4
    to perform a kick or a hit again in a game such as football

    The kick had to be retaken.

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