What is the meaning of "take over" here?
"Take over" means to gain responsibility or control; to assume responsibility for a task due to someone's inability to complete said task. Lily is complaining to her dads that if they get another baby, she may have to be the one to take care of it because they will be too old. Ex: A: I don't know what I'm doing. B: Here, let me take over. I'll show you how to do it. Ex: The thief took over the store, stealing thousands of dollars. Ex: We took over the responsibilities at the food shelf. Ex: I don't want to take over this position. I don't even like this job very much.