Obtain

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Definition

to obtain: to get, to gain, to acquire, to reach, to come by
verb

(an) obtainable (goal): (an) attainable, achievable, possible, reachable (goal)
adjective

Examples

  • "(NASDAQ: IFC) and privately-owned American juice boutique Miracle Juices enter their 85th straight hour, the Peking Duck has obtained an exclusive transcript of a portion of the bargaining sessions."
  • "Radio Rhubarb has obtained an exclusive communiqué from an alien spokesperson who calls himself "Ershnalaflslkjlksjfgps"."
  • "The Peking Duck is proud to publish this illegally obtained information."
  • "-Look what I obtained for a mere 50 dollars."
  • "My latest mission finds me in possession of a microfiche, obtained from one Edward Moon: intern."
  • "Anyway, it is harder and harder to obtain a green card in America, and many people have very strong feelings of."
  • "An additional argument is that foods obtained within a 150 mile (240 km) radius of your home will likely taste better than those which have been packaged, flown, shipped or driven over longer distances."
  • "Objective : Obtain candy by any means necessary"

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