Definition of Take-home

1. Adjective. (of salary or wages) remaining after all deductions including taxes.

Similar to: Net, Nett



Definition of Take-home

1. Noun. Anything that one is given to bring home from an institutional setting. ¹

2. Noun. Take-home pay. ¹

3. Noun. An examination or assignment to be completed outside the classroom. ¹

4. Noun. A supply of methadone that someone under treatment is allowed to take home instead of coming in to a treatment center everyday. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Take-home

taka
takable
takadiastase
takahe
takahes
takamaka
takamakas
takanelite
takas
takayasu's arteritis
takayasu arteritis
takbir
takbirs
take-away
take-home (current term)
take-home pay
take-homes
take-in
take-no-prisoners
take-off
take-or-pay
take-up
take-ups
take a back seat
take a bath
take a bead on
take a bite
take a bow
take a break

Literary usage of Take-home

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1. Papers on Maritime Legislation: With a Translation of the German Mercantile by Ernest Emil Wendt (1888)
"LAW RESPECTING THE OBLIGATION OF GERMAN MERCHANT VESSELS TO TAKE HOME DISTRESSED SEAMEN OF DECEMBER 27 ..."

2. The Expositor edited by William Robertson Nicoll, Samuel Cox, James Moffatt (1884)
"... let him assuredly know and understand that he most of all needs to take home its warning, and to yield to its tender but weighty reproach. S. Cox. ..."

3. An Account of the Natives of the Tonga Islands: In the South Pacific Ocean by William Mariner, John Joseph Martin (1818)
"... (about a mile farther along the beach,) which the women put round their necks or take home to the mooa, and present to their lovers or their friends, ..."

4. Approval and Monitoring of Narcotic Treatment Programs: A Guide on the Roles by Lynne C. McArthur, Yvonne Goldsberry (1998)
"(iv) take-home medication (A) take-home medication may be given only to a patient who, in the reasonable clinical judgment of the program physician, ..."

5. Evaluating Capacity Development: Experiences from Research and Development by Douglas Horton (2003)
"Take-Home Messages Use of evaluation results and processes does not come automatically. It must be planned and cultivated throughout the evaluation process. ..."

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