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  • verbobtain or receive
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Synonyms for acquire

verb obtain or receive
  • achieve
  • amass
  • bring in
  • buy
  • collect
  • earn
  • gain
  • get
  • have
  • pick up
  • promote
  • take
  • win
  • access
  • annex
  • attain
  • catch
  • cop
  • corral
  • gather
  • grab
  • hustle
  • land
  • procure
  • secure
  • snag
  • wangle
  • get hands on
  • get hold of
  • latch onto
  • lock up
  • rack up
  • scare up
  • take possession of

Antonyms for acquire

  • disperse
  • divide
  • fail
  • forfeit
  • give
  • lose
  • miss
  • misunderstand
  • pass
  • scatter
  • spend
  • throw away
  • give up
  • let go
  • release
  • forgo
  • relinquish
  • surrender
  • yield
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to acquire

accept

verb. receive something given physically
  • acquire
  • gain
  • get
  • obtain
  • secure
  • take
  • welcome

accepting

verb. receive something given physically

accumulate

verb. gather or amass something

accumulated

verb. gather or amass something

accumulates

verb. gather or amass something

accumulating

verb. gather or amass something
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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