- The place where water, air or other fluid is taken into a pipe or conduit; opposed to outlet.
- The beginning of a contraction or narrowing in a tube or cylinder.
- The quantity taken in. the intake of air
- An act or instance of taking in. an intake of oxygen or food
- The people taken into an organisation or establishment at a particular time. the new intake of students
- A tract of land enclosed.
- (Britain, dialect) Any kind of cheat or imposition; the act of taking someone in.