Synonyms of take something on in English:

take something on


See definition of take something on

phrase

1‘he took on additional responsibility’

SYNONYMS
undertake, accept, take on oneself, tackle, turn one's hand to, adopt, assume, shoulder, embrace, acquire, carry, bear, support
informal have a go at

2‘in this polarized society, even the narrowest psychological study took on political meaning’

SYNONYMS
acquire, assume, come to have, come by
ANTONYMS

abandon, give up