gain[ geyn ]SEE DEFINITION OF gain
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GAIN
Through his aunt he could gain her entrance where he pleased.
Let me know any intelligence you may gain of the enemy's strength or movements.
This was the first time I ever attempted to escape and gain my freedom.
But by this time Vavasor had resolved to make an attempt to gain his aunt, and so Hester.
To gain a diversion, he reverted to his familiar bullying tactics.
It is so difficult to keep ‘heights that the soul is competent to gain.’
In any case, he saw that there was nothing he could hope to gain by violence or bluster.
There was nothing they could gain by staying, he knew, now that Baumberger was out of it.
It would recompense me for much disappointment if I could hope to gain your confidence.'
He foresaw that he should gain credit by producing such a man.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR GAIN
- beefing up
- fleshing out