Definisi 'acquire'
English to English
verb
1 come into the possession of something concrete or abstract
Example:
• She got a lot of paintings from her uncle
• They acquired a new pet
• Get your results the next day
• Get permission to take a few days off from work
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2 take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect
Example:
• His voice took on a sad tone
• The story took a new turn
• he adopted an air of superiority
• She assumed strange manners
• The gods assume human or animal form in these fables
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3 come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)
Example:
• He grew a beard
• The patient developed abdominal pains
• I got funny spots all over my body
• Well-developed breasts
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4 locate (a moving entity) by means of a tracking system such as radar
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5 win something through one's efforts
Example:
• I acquired a passing knowledge of Chinese
• Gain an understanding of international finance
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6 gain knowledge or skills
Example:
• She learned dancing from her sister
• I learned Sanskrit
• Children acquire language at an amazing rate
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7 gain through experience
Example:
• I acquired a strong aversion to television
• Children must develop a sense of right and wrong
• Dave developed leadership qualities in his new position
• develop a passion for painting
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8 To gain, usually by one's own exertions; to get as one's own; as, to acquire a title, riches, knowledge, skill, good or bad habits.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
winning, achiever, succeeder, success, winner, lose, acquiring, getting, development, growing, growth, change, get, locate, feather, fledge, regrow, spring, sprout, re-assume, relearn, cozen, develop, evolve,

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