To take a part, portion, lot, or share, in common with others; to have a share or part; to participate; to share; as, to partake of a feast with others.
- To take or have a part or share; participate.
- To take or be given part or portion: The guests partook of a delicious dinner.
- To have part of the quality, nature, or character of something.
- To take or have a part in; share in.