Take over

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Phrasal verb: Take over

Spanish translation: apoderarse, adueñarse, asumir control, tomar el relevo, reemplazar, hacerse cargo

Definition: To get control of a company by buy shares, or using force to get control of a country, 2.to become responsible for a new job position or role after someone leaves, to replace

Used in sentences:

1. Our area was taken over by the new staff that came from the acquiring company.

2. It will be an honor to take over your role as leader of this company after you leave.

3. She’s taken over the role of project manager for the launch of the new app.

Related words or phrases: take control, assume power, replace, take charge of

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