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synonyms for bought off

  • lubricate
  • bribe
  • do business
  • get to
  • grease palm
  • influence
  • make a deal
  • pay off
  • sweeten the pot
  • tamper
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Now and then the boy who had bought Squinty, and who was taking him home, would look around at his pet in the slatted box.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Bob, the boy who had bought Squinty, the comical pig, laughed and clapped his hands.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
So after some weeks of speculation, he bought himself a tablet, some pencils and took up the art of writing.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
"I bought them boots to wear only when I go into genteel society," said one of the codfish tribe, to a wag, the other day.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Tip wore leaky boots all last winter, but when spring came he bought Mrs. Pulsifer a sewing machine.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
Later on he became intensely critical of his own work, and finally bought up all the copies he could lay hands on and burnt them!
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
He bought it instantly, and then seized upon precisely such a "long white thing" of ermine as he had seen in his mind's eye.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
When he had finished,—which means, when he had bought everything he could think of—Hugh looked at his watch.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
Now, I would like to know in what other way so much enjoyment is to be bought for sixpence.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
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