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British pronunciation/tˈeɪk ɐdvˈantɪdʒ ɒv ˌɛstˌiːˈeɪtʃ/
American pronunciation/tˈeɪk ɐdvˈæntɪdʒ ʌv ˌɛstˌiːˈeɪtʃ/
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to make use of a situation, opportunity, or resource in a way that benefits oneself or achieves a desired outcome

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to [take] advantage of {sth} definition and meaning
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to use something for personal gain in an unfair or dishonest manner

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British pronunciation/tˈeɪk ɐdvˈantɪdʒ ɒv ˌɛsbˈiː/
American pronunciation/tˈeɪk ɐdvˈæntɪdʒ ʌv ˌɛsbˈiː/
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to unfairly use or manipulate another person for one's own benefit, often in a selfish or deceitful manner

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I always tell my students that you snooze, you lose, and that they should always be ready to take advantage of opportunities when they arise.
Families often take advantage of school vacations to plan trips or spend quality time together.
In times of chaos, looters took advantage of the situation to pillage stores and homes.
Some companies take advantage of their employees by paying low wages and providing poor working conditions.
It's important to be cautious when sharing personal information online to avoid potential identity thieves taking advantage of your data.
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