Phrasal verbs take in Some families take in foreign students. I could hardly take in what the instructor said.
This price takes in the cost of all accommodation and food. Let’s take in a movie while we are in town.
(take your car to a workshop): Let’s take the car in, there’s in fact something wrong with the engine.
(earn an amount of money): We must take in at least $5000 to cover repairs cost.
(make smaller): This skirt is too big, I want also to take in the waist.