take-home message

take-home message
take-home message UK US noun [C]
something that you learn from an experience, activity, etc.: »

I guess the take-home message here is that the more you get to see the candidate the more chance there is you might change your opinion.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

Игры ⚽ Поможем сделать НИР

Look at other dictionaries:

  • take-home message — /teɪk hoʊm ˈmɛsɪdʒ/ (say tayk hohm mesij) noun → take out message …  

  • take-out message — /teɪk aʊt ˈmɛsɪdʒ/ (say tayk owt mesij) noun the significant content or communication intended to stay in the minds of the audience after a performance, event, speech, etc. Also, take home message …  

  • take-home — adjective (of salary or wages) remaining after all deductions including taxes • Similar to: ↑net, ↑nett * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: from the phrase take home : that may be worked on without supervision outside the clas …   Useful english dictionary

  • take-home — adj. Take home is used with these nouns: ↑message, ↑pay, ↑test …   Collocations dictionary

  • message — noun 1 from one person to another ADJECTIVE ▪ important, urgent, vital ▪ brief, short ▪ incoming, outgoing ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • message — I UK [ˈmesɪdʒ] / US noun Word forms message : singular message plural messages *** 1) [countable] a piece of written or spoken information that you send to someone, especially when you cannot speak to them directly I got your email message, thank …   English dictionary

  • message — mes|sage1 [ mesıdʒ ] noun *** 1. ) count a piece of written or spoken information that you send to someone, especially when you cannot speak to them directly: I got your message, thank you. message for someone from someone: There s a message for… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • home — home1 W1S1 [həum US houm] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(place where you live)¦ 2¦(family)¦ 3¦(where you came from/belong)¦ 4¦(your country)¦ 5 be/feel at home 6¦(property)¦ 7¦(for taking care of somebody)¦ 8 make yourself at home 9 make somebody feel at home …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • message — 01. Hi, this is Jason. I got your [message], and I ll meet you in front of the bookstore around 4:00. 02. I m sorry, Tomoko is not home right now. Would you like to leave a [message]? 03. A [message] from the President will be broadcast after the …   Grammatical examples in English

  • home — 1 noun 1 PLACE WHERE YOU LIVE (C, U) the house, apartment, or place where you live: They have a comfortable home on the outskirts of the town. | at home: Her daughter lives at college during the week and at home on the weekends. | work from home… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”