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Synonyms for partake

partake in something

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partake of something: consume

partake of something: display

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Synonyms for partake

to have a share, as in an act or result; have a hand in

to involve oneself in (an activity)

to take (food) into the body as nourishment

Synonyms for partake

have some of the qualities or attributes of something

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have, give, or receive a share of

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consume

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Go therfore mighty powers, Terror of Heav'n, though fall'n; intend at home, While here shall be our home, what best may ease The present misery, and render Hell More tollerable; if there be cure or charm To respite or deceive, or slack the pain Of this ill Mansion: intermit no watch Against a wakeful Foe, while I abroad Through all the coasts of dark destruction seek Deliverance for us all: this enterprize None shall partake with me.
Then let us partake of the good things which are set before us
And the better those are who are governed the better also is the government, as for instance of man, rather than the brute creation: for the more excellent the materials are with which the work is finished, the more excellent certainly is the work; and wherever there is a governor and a governed, there certainly is some work produced; for whatsoever is composed of many parts, which jointly become one, whether conjunct or separate, evidently show the marks of governing and governed; and this is true of every living thing in all nature; nay, even in some things which partake not of life, as in music; but this probably would be a disquisition too foreign to our present purpose.
A LION wishing to lure a Bull to a place where it would be safe to attack him, said: "My friend, I have killed a fine sheep; will you come with me and partake of the mutton?
Ask me to your table to partake of the dainty of the town, and when I come a barren welcome and a bare board
I had asked Sir Oliver Buttesthorn to do my humble board the honor to partake at it of the dainty upon which we take some little pride, but in sooth this alarm of pirates hath cast such a shadow on my wits that I am like one distrait.
On a forlorn and weather-beaten coast, the scene is indeed different, but the feelings partake more of horror than of wild delight.
In short, he ought to partake of the characteristic qualities of most sailors.
I mean that they remain in the upper world: but this must not be allowed; they must be made to descend again among the prisoners in the den, and partake of their labours and honours, whether they are worth having or not.
The little matter of distinguishing one, two, and three--in a word, number and calculation:--do not all arts and sciences necessarily partake of them?
Osborne The neck of venison of which he had invited Dobbin to partake, was carved by him in perfect silence; but his own share went away almost untasted, though he drank much, and the butler assiduously filled his glass.
WILL a man partake, as has been tormented out of his five senses by an everlasting dustman with his head tied up
In one respect their religion partakes of the pacific doctrines of the Quakers.
Summary: The League of High School Teachers Friday announced it would not partake in the Union Coordination Committee's strike scheduled for next week and will seek to establish an independent union.
KUWAIT, Aug 30 (KUNA) -- Developing education in Kuwait is a responsibility that all sectors of society should partake in, said an official at the Education Ministry Sunday.