To just take or seize
- To take or seize.
- To have recourse to; to make use of; to resort; to go; -- with a reflexive pronoun.
- To commend or intrust to; to invest in.
c.1200, from be- + simply take. Associated: Betook; betaken.
(v. t.) To take or seize.
- (v. t.) Having recourse to; to put on; to resort; going; -- with a reflexive pronoun.
- (v. t.) To commend or intrust to; to invest in.
In consequence of these transactions, he was suffered to betake himself unharmed to Venice.