King James Dictionary
TA'KING, ppr. Receiving catching getting possession apprehending.
1. a. Alluring attracting.
TA'KING, n. The act of gaining possession a seizing seizure apprehension.
1. Agitation distress of mind.
What a taking was he in, when your husband asked what was in the basket?
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