Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
intake /'inteik/
  • danh từ
    • điểm lấy nước vào (sông đào, ống bơm...)
    • sự lấy vào; vật lấy vào; lượng lấy vào
      • a small pipe has little intake: một cái tẩu nhỏ lấy thuốc chẳng được bao nhiêu
    • đương hầm thông hơi (trong mỏ)
    • chỗ eo (bít tất, ống dẫn nước...)
    • đất khai hoang (ở vùng lầy)
Concise Dictionary
+the process of taking food into the body through the mouth (as by eating)
+an opening through which fluid is admitted to a tube or container

Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
1 [U, C] the amount of food, drink, etc. that you take into your body: high fluid intake + to reduce your daily intake of salt
2 [C, U] the number of people who are allowed to enter a school, college, profession, etc. during a particular period: the annual student intake + Intake in universities is down by 10%.
3 [C] a place where liquid, air, etc. enters a machine: the air / fuel intake
4 [C, usually sing.] an act of taking sth in, especially breath: a sharp intake of breath
Collocation Dictionary

1 amount of food/drink taken into the body


high | moderate | low | increased | total | good | excessive | adequate | balanced | normal | average | (recommended) daily | regular | dietary, nutritional | calorie | alcohol, calcium, energy, fat, fibre, fluid, food, oxygen, protein, salt, sugar, water


Make sure you have a balanced intake of vitamins A, B, C and D.
| maintain
You should maintain a low intake of fat.
| increase, raise | control, watch
You need to watch your alcohol intake.
| cut, cut down (on), limit, lower, reduce, restrict
One of the best ways to get to your ideal size is to cut fat intake right down.

2 number of students in a year


high | low | new | annual | graduate, student


The school has an annual intake of 20 to 30.
| cut, reduce | increase

3 where liquid/air enters a machine


air, water | pump


clog (up)
Algae has clogged the intake to the water turbine.

4 of breath


harsh, sharp
She gave a sharp intake of breath.




an intake of breath

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