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To give little attention to or to underestimate the value of, to fail to appreciate.
Usually the epiphany of having taking something for granted comes after its already gone.
You take for granted all the love i give. I best give it to someone else.
by rawrawrarara February 21, 2011
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To expect someone or something to be always available to serve in some way without thanks or recognition; to value someone or something too lightly.
After a while in a relationship you begin to take for granted the other person, desensitizing their importance.
by peaceINaBLUNT December 11, 2011
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To assume you will never lose something. Commonly followed by losing it.
You take for granted your hands, buddy. Let's see how you do without them.
by seniorwrangler May 10, 2008
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something that is a given from the beginning of your life to the end
My Family- take for granted
by Master Basser April 24, 2006
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