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verb [transitive] retake pronunciation in British English /ˌriːˈteɪk/ 
Word Forms
present tense
present participleretaking
past tenseretook
past participleretaken

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  1. 1
    to take control of a place again using military force

    Soldiers came to retake the village.

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  2. 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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