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To take the veil

(Eccl.) to receive or be covered with, a veil, as a nun, in token of retirement from the world; to become a nun.

See also: Veil

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To take sight
To take soil
To take steps
To take stock
To take stock in
To take stock of
To take the air
To take the back track
To take the bull by the horns
To take the chair
To take the field
To take the name of God in vain
To take the offensive
To take the place of
To take the reins
To take the trouble
-- To take the veil --
To take the wall
To take the wind
To take the wind out of one's sails
To take time by the forelock
To take to
To take to heart
To take to task
To take to the heels
To take turns
To take up
To take up cudgels for
To take up the cross
To take up the gauntlet
To take up the glove
To take up the hatchet
To take up with
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