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See definition of gained on Dictionary.com
  • as inacquired
  • as inextrinsic
  • as inrealized
  • as inwon

synonyms for gained

  • captured
  • collected
  • seized
  • accomplished
  • attained
  • earned
  • gathered
  • learned
  • obtained
  • reached
  • realized
  • secured
  • won
  • acquired
  • alien
  • exotic
  • exterior
  • external
  • extraneous
  • imported
  • outer
  • outside
  • outward
  • superficial
  • accrued
  • acquired
  • cleared
  • gathered
  • gotten
  • harvested
  • inherited
  • made
  • netted
  • obtained
  • reaped
  • received
  • taken

antonyms for gained

MOST RELEVANT
  • deprived
  • forfeited
  • lost
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How to use gained in a sentence

With him one is at high pressure all the time, and I have gained a good many more ideas from him than I can work up in a hurry.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Renounce the good law of the worshippers of Mazda, and thou shalt gain such a boon as the Murderer gained, the ruler of nations.
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
They don't seem to think there would be much good gained by begging for special favours through routine channels.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Quickly he gained a sofa by the window and dropped down upon it, watching, listening.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
It was by popularizing tobacco in France that he gained a lasting fame.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
He had no conception of the use of the other arms of the service, and never gained even the most elementary knowledge of strategy.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
But her attention was all absorbed by the swiftly executed act by which Garnache had gained at least a temporary advantage.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
The latter maintained their ground, but no important advantage was gained by either party.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Thus he gained the future Emperor as his life-long friend and Murat as his life-long enemy.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
"He fought many battles and gained them all," and was for a brief period king of the country.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO GAINED

  • accomplished
  • attained
  • captured
  • collected
  • earned
  • gained
  • gathered
  • learned
  • obtained
  • reached
  • realized
  • secured
  • seized
  • won
  • accrued
  • acquired
  • cleared
  • gained
  • gathered
  • gotten
  • harvested
  • inherited
  • made
  • netted
  • obtained
  • reaped
  • received
  • taken
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.