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acquire
used in Funny in Farsi

4 uses
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Definition
obtain (come into the possession of something)
  • Not to be outdone, we acquired a stray dog and named it Jimmy.
    p. 181.5
  • I managed to acquire eight new tea sets, while my cousins had merely learned to swim.
    p. 72.6
  • Even worse is a fake 'n' bake, one acquired in a tanning booth.
    p. 96.5
  • I should have known better than to get involved with people who would name their cats after condiments, but common sense is an acquired trait.
    p. 125.8

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