Meaning of TAKE in English
( v. t. )
To assume; to adopt; to acquire, as shape; to permit to one's self; to indulge or engage in; to yield to; to have or feel; to enjoy or experience, as rest, revenge, delight, shame; to form and adopt, as a resolution; -- used in general senses, limited by a following complement, in many idiomatic phrases; as, to take a resolution; I take the liberty to say.
Webster's Revised Unabridged English Dictionary. Пересмотренный полный словарь английского языка Webster. 2012