take home

Definitions

  • "I'm a-goin' to buy that little picter, and I want to know if I can take it home now?"
    "I'm a-goin' to buy that little picter, and I want to know if I can take it home now?"
  • WordNet 3.6
    • v take home earn as a salary or wage "How much does your wife take home after taxes and other deductions?"
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Quotations

  • Hazel Rochman
    Hazel Rochman
    “Reading makes immigrants of us all. It takes us away from home, but more important, it finds homes for us everywhere.”
  • Robert Frost
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    “Home is the place where, when you have to go there, They have to take you in.”
  • Chinese Proverb
    Chinese Proverb
    “A hundred men may make an encampment, but it takes a woman to make a home.”

Usage

In literature:

I will take the twins home, Mr. Strong.
"The Lilac Lady" by Ruth Alberta Brown
The other fungi we will also take home and compare them with the descriptions and drawings in my books.
"Country Walks of a Naturalist with His Children" by W. Houghton
I wish papa would come on and take us home.
"The Tyranny of the Dark" by Hamlin Garland
He has come home to take her to drive.
"Floyd Grandon's Honor" by Amanda Minnie Douglas
I feel sorry for her all right, but I am not going to take her home with me.
"Mr. Opp" by Alice Hegan Rice
On arriving home I explained my success in taking orders.
"Twenty Years of Hus'ling" by J. P. Johnston
I'll take the children right into the auto with me and soon have them home.
"The Curlytops and Their Playmates" by Howard R. Garis
There was lots of fine ladies what wanted to take me home with them when they went home.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States from Interviews with Former Slaves, Arkansas Narratives, Part 4" by Work Projects Administration
I will take her home.
"Tabitha at Ivy Hall" by Ruth Alberta Brown
On second thoughts don't take me home.
"Black Oxen" by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
I will take this home and share it with my mother.
"The Telegraph Messenger Boy" by Edward S. Ellis
Then Mr. and Mrs. Fairfield were to return and take Patty away with them to the new home on Seventy-second Street.
"Patty's Summer Days" by Carolyn Wells
The bottom one is the same girl who left her home town to take a position in the city.
"Fighting the Traffic in Young Girls" by Various
I could take her home on my way to Greenoaks if I knew where it was.
"Hoodie" by Mary Louisa Stewart Molesworth
How cold you are; I must take you home, my dear.
"Hopes and Fears scenes from the life of a spinster" by Charlotte M. Yonge
I shall take my wife and daughters home.
"Her Mother's Secret" by Emma D. E. N. Southworth
I been worried to death on account o' forgettin' to take home your cream lace waist I mended.
"Friendship Village" by Zona Gale
Being lame, she could not go to her son, neither could she take care of her cow at home.
"Jessie Carlton" by Francis Forrester
Why should Dic "take hold" of any one, thought Rita, while riding home, and above all, why should he take hold of Sukey?
"A Forest Hearth: A Romance of Indiana in the Thirties" by Charles Major
The lowliest peasant takes on majesty when he is battling for his life and his home.
"In a Little Town" by Rupert Hughes
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In poetry:

This shall we see, thus shall we be,
O would the day were come,
Lord Jesus take us up to thee,
To this desired home.
"Of Heaven" by John Bunyan
Have you not a tale to tell,
Water, as I take you home?
Tell me of the hidden well
Whence you, first of all, did come.
"Cottage-Songs" by George MacDonald
They are waiting on the shore
For the bark to take them home;
They will toil and grieve no more;
The hour for release hath come.
"Dying " by Roden Berkeley Wriothesley Noel
THEY are waiting on the shore
For the bark to take them home:
They will toil and grieve no more;
The hour for release hath come.
"The Old" by Roden Berkeley Wriothesley Noel
Aurora veils her rosy face
When brighter Phoebus takes her place;
So glad will grace resign her room
To glory in the heav'nly home.
"The Believer's Soliloquy; Especially in Times of Desertion, Temptation, Affliction, &c." by Ralph Erskine
I'm home plenty early, I reckon—
It's too soon to start cookin' grub,
So before I begin with my bakin'
I'll take me a bath in that tub.
"The Midwinter Bath" by Bruce Kiskaddon

In news:

Sebastian Vettel takes home 3rd straight Formula One title.
Freak fire takes home of local family over weekend.
The famous couple took Violet to the stuffed animal store Build-A-Bear in Los Angeles so she could customize a colorful teddy to take home.
COLUMBIA CITY — Taking home first-place honors at Columbia City's Veterans Marathon is nothing new for Justin Gillette .
TAG Heuer's Grand Prix : The Mikrogirder Takes Home the Gold.
We're giving away a brand new iPad Mini and we need your help t decide who should take home the prize.
Archaia's 'Jim Henson 's Tale of Sand' Takes Home Three Eisner Awards.
FDA approves first rapid, take-home HIV test.
Indianapolis - 13 Investigates showed the state's take-home car system has been plagued by abuse and poor oversight, and it's costing you millions of dollars each year.
Where do most take-home cars head at day's end.
Enumclaw trainer Frank Lucarelli takes home a hat trick Emerald Downs Enumclaw's Kasey Kahne earns a front-row position for F.W.
We adults remember that feeling - nervous about taking home a grade or two that wasn't quite what mom or dad expected.
Tulane's Santos takes home Lou Groza Award.
Lucky viewers take home an iPad 2 and $500.
Somewhere in between the gorgeous gowns, embarrassing production numbers and Angelina Jolie sightings, a few lucky people will actually take home Academy Awards.
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In science:

The on-site data taking conditions can be remotely monitored from the home-base laboratories via telephone line. (Internet access to the Nuclear Power Plant is not allowed.) Data will be saved in hard disks on-site and replaced at the once-per-week interval.
A CsI(Tl) Scintillating Crystal Detector for the Studies of Low Energy Neutrino Interactions
At least since Polya (1921) proved that “a drunk man will return home while a drunk bird might lose its way forever”, it is known that geometric properties of the underling space can manifest themselves in the behavior of a random process taking place on the space.
Determining the Genus of a Map by Local Observation of a Simple Random Process
Most simply, take a state of the rotor-router system — a set of occupied sites and the directions all the rotors point — and add one bug at a point P0 (not necessarily the origin now) and let it run around and find its home P1 .
Goldbug Variations
As in [10, Corollary 2.5], in the definition of CM-triviality we may take A ⊆ B to be models of the ambient theory and a to be a tuple from the home sort.
Elimination of Hyperimaginaries and Stable Independence in simple CM-trivial theories
The take-home message is to what extent when connections are not restricted to neighbors, the chance of connectedness is increased.
A Bose-Einstein Approach to the Random Partitioning of an Integer
This reenforces the take home message of the paper, namely that for nonparametric inference, the design of tailored proposals, which take into account infinite dimensional structure, can have significant impact on computational complexity.
Optimal Proposal Design for Random Walk Type Metropolis Algorithms with Gaussian Random Field Priors
Taking care of these children happens to be a big challenge for if they are poor they cannot take care of them for they have to go to work to earn their daily living. Further when the child is in this state from the time of birth it is very difficult to maintain the child in their home and give proper care.
Mathematical Analysis of the Problems faced by the People With Disabilities (PWDs)
Taking global sections, we obtain Hom eE (F , ν !G ) ∼= HomE (ν∗F , G ) .
Analytic moduli spaces of simple sheaves on families of integral curves
Now by taking the graded dual of the complex HomE (V ) (E (U ∗ ), E ) and ⊛ ∼= E (U ∗ ) ∼= ωE (U ∗ ) (−4), we get a complex using the isomorphism ωE (U ∗ ) isomorphic to HomE (V ) (E (U ∗ ), E ).
Describing coherent sheaves on projective spaces via Koszul duality
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