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ace to outdo or gain an advantage over (often fol. by out). [1/7 definitions]
achieve to gain or bring about through effort. [1/3 definitions]
acquire to gain, esp. through one's own efforts or dealings. [1/2 definitions]
acquisitive having an eager desire to gain or possess, esp. material goods.
adiabatic of, relating to, or denoting a process that occurs without loss or gain of heat, such as a change in the volume or pressure of the contents of a container.
advantage something that is a benefit, profit, or gain. [1/3 definitions]
advantageous offering benefit, gain, or profit.
advertisement a notice or public announcement designed to gain public attention, esp. to promote the sale of certain products. [1/2 definitions]
advt. abbreviation of "advertisement," a notice or public announcement designed to gain public attention, esp. to promote the sale of certain products.
amateur one who pursues an activity or is devoted to a study purely for intrinsic reward rather than monetary gain. [1/5 definitions]
angler a person who forms schemes and plots to gain an advantage. [1/3 definitions]
apple-polish to try to gain favor with someone by means of flattery.
arrive to gain an end; achieve success. [1/2 definitions]
attract to gain the attention or admiration of. [1/3 definitions]
attractive able to gain the attention or admiration of another because of appealing qualities of mind or body. [1/2 definitions]
benefit to gain or derive favorable results (usu. fol. by from). [1/5 definitions]
big stick political or military power, displayed or implied to intimidate or gain cooperation from potential adversaries, esp. as a foreign policy (often prec. by the).
blarney skillful or smooth talk, often with some deceit and in an effort to gain favor from the listener. [2 definitions]
bulimarexia an eating disorder, esp. found in young women, that is marked by the eating of large amounts of food followed by purging, usu. by self-induced vomiting or by taking laxatives, to avoid weight gain. (Cf. anorexia.)
cant1 to use solemn language hypocritically to gain a good reputation. [1/6 definitions]
capture to gain complete control over or possession of. [1/5 definitions]