Definitions and translations for "acquire"

Definition of acquire

Pronunciation
Verb
1. Locate (a moving entity) by means of a tracking system such as radar.
2. Gain knowledge or skills.
Children acquire language at an amazing rate.
3. Take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect.
4. Gain through experience.
5. Come into the possession of something concrete or abstract.
6. Win something through one's efforts.
7. Come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes).
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English - English - acquire

Pronunciation
v. buy, purchase; obtain, attain

English - Spanish - acquire

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v. adquirir, hacerse de, obtener, procurarse; contraer

English - French - acquire

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v. acquérir; obtenir

English - German - acquire

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v. anschaffen, erwerben

English - Indonesian - acquire

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v. memperoleh, mendapat, mendapati, mendapatkan, mempersunting, pemilik: jadi pemilik, belajar

English - Italian - acquire

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v. entrare in possesso di, acquisire, acquistare; conseguire, raggiungere, procurarsi

English - Polish - acquire

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v. nabyć, zdobyć, osiągać, dokupić, otrzymać, przyswajać, nabrać, zyskać, posiadać, osiągnąć, dokupować, dokupywać, otrzymywać, zyskiwać, posiąść

English - Portuguese - acquire

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v. adquirir; conseguir

English - Romanian - acquire

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v. căpăta, dobândi, achiziţiona, obţine, procura, prinde, lua, strânge, contracta, agonisi, câştiga

English - Russian - acquire

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г. купить, приобретать, получать; завести, заводить, нажить, обзаводиться; достигать, овладевать

English - Turkish - acquire

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f. kazanmak, elde etmek, edinmek, sonradan kazanmak

English - Ukrainian - acquire

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v. набувати, здобувати, одержувати, досягати, оволодівати, добувати, досягти, заводити, надбавати, надбати, наживати, напахати, одержати, отримувати, придбати, приживати

English - Dutch - acquire

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ww. verwerven; verkrijgen

English - Greek - acquire

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ρήμ. αποκτώ

English - Arabic - acquire

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‏إكتسب، حصل، أحرز، نال، كسب‏

English - Chinese - acquire

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(动) 获得, 取得; 养成; 学到; 捕获

English - Chinese - acquire

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(動) 獲得, 取得; 養成; 學到; 捕獲

English - Hindi - acquire

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v. प्राप्त करना, अधिकार करना

English - Japanese - acquire

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(動) 買う; 習得する; 手に入れる

English - Korean - acquire

Pronunciation
동. 얻다, 취득하다; 매입하다

English - Vietnamese - acquire

Pronunciation
v. mua được, thâu được, thói quen
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Synonyms for acquire
1. achieve: accomplish
2. get: appropriate, attain, earn, gain, obtain, procure, secure
Verb forms for acquire
Present participle: acquiring
Present: acquire (3.person: acquires)
Past: acquired
Future: will acquire
Present conditional: would acquire
Present Perfect: have acquired (3.person: has acquired)
Past Perfect: had acquired
Future Perfect: will have acquired
Past conditional: would have acquired