1. (chiefly Britain, Australia and New Zealand, of food) To be eaten off the premises.
1. prepared food that is intended to be eaten off of the premises
- in England they call takeout food `takeaway'
Similar word(s): takeout
Definition categories: food
2. a concession made by a labor union to a company that is trying to lower its expenditures
3. the act of taking the ball or puck away from the team on the offense (as by the interception of a pass)
Sentences with takeaway as a noun:
- If you're hungry, there's a takeaway just around the corner.
- I fancy an Indian takeaway tonight.