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Take control   /teɪk kəntrˈoʊl/   Listen
Take control

Assume control.  Synonyms: take charge, take hold.

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"Take control" Quotes from Famous Books

... important questions about Iraq's future are now the responsibility of Iraqis. The United States must adjust its role in Iraq to encourage the Iraqi people to take control ...
— The Iraq Study Group Report • United States Institute for Peace

... requires the careful examination and classification of these lands in order to give each settler land enough to support his family and no more. While this work is being done, and until the lands are settled, the Government should take control of the open range, under reasonable regulations suited to local needs, following the general policy already in successful operation on the forest reserves. It is probable that the present grazing value of the open public range is scarcely more than half what it once was or what it might ...
— Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present • Various

Words linked to "Take control" :   lead, take charge, move in on, head, take hold

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