Detailed Translations for take up from English to Swedish

take up:

to take up verb (takes up, took up, taking up)

  1. to take up (absorb; take in; pick up)
    absorbera; upptaga; uppsuga; suga i sig
    • absorbera verb (absorberar, absorberade, absorberat)
    • upptaga verb (upptager, upptog, upptagit)
    • uppsuga verb (uppsuger, uppsug, uppsugit)
    • suga i sig verb (suger i sig, sög i sig, sugit i sig)
  2. to take up (interpret; understand)
    • tolka verb (tolkar, tolkade, tolkat)
  3. to take up (absorb; take in; sip up; lap up)
    absorbera; suga upp
    • absorbera verb (absorberar, absorberade, absorberat)
    • suga upp verb (suger upp, sög upp, sugit upp)
  4. to take up (pick up; take in; absorb)
    – take up as if with a sponge 1
    ta in; införliva
    • ta in verb (tar in, tog in, tagit in)
    • införliva verb (införlivar, införlivade, införlivat)
  5. to take up (erect; pull up)
    ta upp; dra upp
    • ta upp verb (tar upp, tog upp, tagit upp)
    • dra upp verb (drar upp, drog upp, dragit upp)

Conjugations for take up:

  1. take up
  2. take up
  3. takes up
  4. take up
  5. take up
  6. take up
simple past
  1. took up
  2. took up
  3. took up
  4. took up
  5. took up
  6. took up
present perfect
  1. have taken up
  2. have taken up
  3. has taken up
  4. have taken up
  5. have taken up
  6. have taken up
past continuous
  1. was taking up
  2. were taking up
  3. was taking up
  4. were taking up
  5. were taking up
  6. were taking up
  1. shall take up
  2. will take up
  3. will take up
  4. shall take up
  5. will take up
  6. will take up
continuous present
  1. am taking up
  2. are taking up
  3. is taking up
  4. are taking up
  5. are taking up
  6. are taking up
  1. be taken up
  2. be taken up
  3. be taken up
  4. be taken up
  5. be taken up
  6. be taken up
  1. take up!
  2. let's take up!
  3. taken up
  4. taking up
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for take up:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
absorbera absorption; annexation; enrollment; enrolment; incorporation; purchase; take-over
dra upp coming up; pulling up
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
absorbera absorb; lap up; pick up; sip up; take in; take up
dra upp erect; pull up; take up bare; draw up; erect; haul; haul in; heave; hitch up; hoist; lift; pull up; raise; run up; turn up; uncover
införliva absorb; pick up; take in; take up annex; build in; enlist; enrol; enroll; incorporate; take over
suga i sig absorb; pick up; take in; take up
suga upp absorb; lap up; sip up; take in; take up absorb; drain away; imbibe; suck; suck in; suck up
ta in absorb; pick up; take in; take up bring in; carry in; hive; take in; take on
ta upp erect; pull up; take up bring up; broach; broach a subject; cut into; put forward; put on the table; take on
tolka interpret; take up; understand express; express oneself; give expression to; impersonate; interpret; personify; portray; render; represent; reveal oneself; speak; talk; transcribe; translate; utter; ventilate
uppsuga absorb; pick up; take in; take up
upptaga absorb; pick up; take in; take up
- absorb; adopt; assume; borrow; draw; fasten on; hook on; imbibe; latch on; lift out; resume; scoop; scoop out; scoop up; seize on; soak up; sop up; sorb; start; strike; suck; suck in; suck up; take; take in; take over
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
frambära take; take up; transport
tillträda come into possession; enter upon; enter upon the duties of; take up

Synonyms for "take up":

Related Definitions for "take up":

  1. pursue or resume1
    • take up a matter for consideration1
  2. return to a previous location or condition1
  3. adopt1
    • take up new ideas1
  4. take up as if with a sponge1
  5. take out or up with or as if with a scoop1
  6. take in, also metaphorically1
  7. take up a liquid or a gas either by adsorption or by absorption1
  8. accept1
  9. occupy or take on1
  10. take up and practice as one's own1
  11. begin work or acting in a certain capacity, office or job1
  12. turn one's interest to1
  13. take up time or space1
    • take up the slack1

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