- simple past tense of betake.
verb (used with object), be·took, be·tak·en, be·tak·ing.
- to cause to go (usually used reflexively): She betook herself to town.
- Archaic. to resort or have recourse to.
- the past tense of betake
verb -takes, -taking, -took or -taken (tr)
- betake oneself to go; move
- archaic to apply (oneself) to