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acquire
used in The Bluest Eye

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Definition
obtain (come into the possession of something)
  • So she became, and her process of becoming was like most of ours: she developed a hatred for things that mystified or obstructed her; acquired virtues that were easy to maintain; assigned herself a role in the scheme of things; and harked back to simpler times for gratification.
    4 — Spring (33% in)

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