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noun 
  1. an individual item one has purchased
  2. The act of seeking, getting, or obtaining something (e.g. property, etc.)
  3. The acquisition of title to, or property in, anything for a price; buying for money or its equivalent.
They offer free with the of a drink.
  1. That which is obtained, got, or acquired, in any manner, honestly or dishonestly; property; possession; acquisition.
  2. That which is obtained for a price in money or its equivalent.
He was pleased with his latest .
  1. (uncountable) Any mechanical hold, or advantage, applied to the raising or removing of heavy bodies, as by a lever, a tackle, capstan, and the like
It is hard to get on a nail without a pry bar or hammer.
  1. the apparatus, tackle, or device by which such mechanical advantage is gained
  2. (rock climbing, uncountable): the amount of hold one has from an individual foothold or ledge
  3. Acquisition of lands or tenements by other means than descent or inheritance, namely, by one's own act or agreement.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: aankoop
  • Italian: acquisto
  • Spanish: compra
verb (purchas, es)
  1. buy
  2. To pursue and obtain; to acquire by seeking; to gain, obtain, or acquire.
  3. To obtain by paying money or its equivalent; to buy for a price
to land, to a house.
  1. To obtain by any outlay, as of labor, danger, or sacrifice, etc.
to favor with flattery.
  1. To expiate by a fine or forfeit.
  2. To apply to (anything) a device for obtaining a mechanical advantage; to get a upon, or apply a to
to purchase a cannon.
  1. To put forth effort to obtain anything; to strive; to exert one's self.
  2. To acquire wealth or property.

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