Synonyms for Takin:


takin (noun)
gnu goat, Budorcas Taxicolor.

Usage examples for takin

  1. The government promised to board us an lodge us for teachin the poor dear colored people, and takin keer of their souls, an we thought they would do it in decent stile. – Letters of Major Jack Downing, of the Downingville Militia by Seba Smith
  2. It was some time afore she could answer- overcome, I fancy, by her admiration o' my delicacy o' sentiment; but at last, takin out a ragged handkerchief, as a kind o' preparation for a scene, a thing I like abune a' things- exceptin, maybe, that in the Warlocks' Glen- she began- " I am the dochter o' an honest farmer, that lives down near the Tweed. – Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland, Vol. XX by Alexander Leighton
  3. He'd never leave without takin somefin." – Jan and Her Job by L. Allen Harker