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obtain

ob·tain

obtain

 
 
pronunciation:
b teIn
features:
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part of speech: verb
inflections: obtained, obtaining, obtains
definition: to get; gain.
He obtained his college degree in just three years.
 
synonyms:
gain, get
similar words:
buy, earn, grab, purchase, receive, take, win
derivation: obtainable (adj.)
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