verb (buys, buying, bought)
- (transitive) To obtain (something) in exchange for money or goods
- (context, transitive, informal) to accept as true; to believe
Etymology: From (term, bycÄan, , obtain by paying a price), which is cognate with Gothic (term, bugjan). Both are ultimately from (PIE.) (term, Appendix:Proto-Indo-European roots
- I don't that theory.
Supplemental Details:Sponsor an extended definition for buy for as little as $10 per month. Click here to contact us.
Full Definition of buy