buy

All Verb Noun
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  • He used the capital from this success to buy back share control.
  • Free software may be bought or sold at whatever price that the market may allow.
  • He also frequently bought additional land in his own name.
  • It can be made at home or bought ready made.
  • The result is that the number of items bought under a given program are cut.
  • His contract was immediately bought out, making him a free agent.
  • This allows one to buy more goods with the same amount of money over time.
  • The two later bought the rest of their family out of slavery.
  • They have used this to buy equipment that will improve the learning process.
  • The individual can also buy and sell any property and/or articles.
  • Having destroyed her chance at happiness, her children buy her a television set to keep her company.
  • He buys her a little dog and they go to the new place.
  • These may be bought ready-made, or modified from commonly available materials.
  • She eventually buys the horse and takes it into her own home.
  • Some of the soldiers were impressed with the area and later returned to buy land.
  • They are exclusively custom-built or must be bought second hand in a very limited market.
  • Goldman subsequently bought back the film rights to the novel with his own money.
  • One beach is devoted to fishing boats where fish can be bought fresh.
  • He had on one of the suits he had bought ready made that morning. Cited from Fashionable Adventures of Joshua Craig by Phillips
  • The market gives the city a chance to buy, sell, and trade goods.
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Meaning of buy

  • verb Obtain by purchase; acquire by means of a financial transaction
    The family purchased a new car, The conglomerate acquired a new company, She buys for the big department store
  • verb Be worth or be capable of buying
    This sum will buy you a ride on the train
  • verb Acquire by trade or sacrifice or exchange
    She wanted to buy his love with her dedication to him and his work
  • verb Accept as true
    I can't buy this story