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adjective as in bought

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To add insult to injury, he procured male escorts while traveling for school business.

The auction house procured the coffin through a Dallas funeral home.

A recent study showing that breast milk procured online is often tainted has many moms experiencing a familiar emotion: fear.

Debra procured the rights to Sparkle, and they developed several screenplays, none of which worked.

Such victories are hard to repeat when nobody knows, or even agrees, what procured them.

At night we hauled the seine, and procured about four dozen fish, principally mullet.

In the afternoon we procured a load of water and permitted the natives, thirteen of whom were assembled, to pay us another visit.

Fresh water may be procured from a stream that runs over the beach.

Wood may be procured with facility, and water also, unless the streams fail in the dry season.

As for Harriet and Grace Keene, they would be sent south as soon as a carriage could be procured.


On this page you'll find 37 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to procured, such as: acquired, contracted for, and paid for.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.