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Definition of "retaking" [retaking]

  • Present participle of retake. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "retaking" in a sentence
  • "If Republicans succeed in retaking both chambers of Congress, their agenda once in charge “can't just be yelling no,” Gingrich said."
  • "Mitch McConnell recently said that his key goal in retaking the Senate was to win back the presidency in 2012."
  • "Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld and Gen. Richard B. Myers, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said at a news conference that the American strategy in retaking rebel-held strongholds hinged on training and equipping Iraqi forces to take the lead."