betook

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/bɪˈtʊk/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(bi tŏŏk)

From the verb betake: (⇒ conjugate)
betook is: Click the infinitive to see all available inflections
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
be•took  (bi tŏŏk),USA pronunciation v. 
  1. pt. of  betake. 

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
be•take  (bi tāk),USA pronunciation v.t.,  -took, -tak•en, -tak•ing. 
  1. to cause to go (usually used reflexively):She betook herself to town.
  2. [Archaic.]to resort or have recourse to.
  • Middle English bitaken. See be-, take 1175–1225

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
betake /bɪˈteɪk/ vb ( -takes, -taking, -took, -taken)(transitive)
  1. betake oneselfto go; move
  2. archaic to apply (oneself) to
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