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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To purchase or obtain by paying money.

Usage examples (39)
  • Sam learned that he could not buy love.
  • I can't buy this story
  • She wanted to buy his love with her dedication to him and his work
  • This sum will buy you a ride on the train for more
Tutoring comment
  • After her team got a "bye" (skipping a turn in a tournament), she said "'bye" (goodbye) and left to "buy" (purchase) sodas at the store "by" (near) the park.
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