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purchase

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Purchase \Pur"chase\ (?; 48), verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Purchased}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Purchasing}.] [OE. purchasen, porchacen, OF. porchacier, purchacier, to pursue, to seek eagerly, F. pourchasser; OF. pour, por, pur, for (L. pro) + chacier to pursue, to chase. See {Chase}.]

1. To pursue and obtain; to acquire by seeking; to gain, obtain, or acquire. --Chaucer.

That loves the thing he can not purchase. --Spenser.

Your accent is Something finer than you could purchase in so removed a dwelling. --Shak.

His faults . . . hereditary Rather than purchased. --Shak.

2. To obtain by paying money or its equivalent; to buy for a price; as, to purchase land, or a house.

The field which Abraham purchased of the sons of Heth. --Gen. xxv. 10.

3. To obtain by any outlay, as of labor, danger, or sacrifice, etc.; as, to purchase favor with flattery.

One poor retiring minute . . . Would purchase thee a thousand thousand friends. --Shak.

A world who would not purchase with a bruise? --Milton.

4. To expiate by a fine or forfeit. [Obs.]

Not tears nor prayers shall purchase out abuses. --Shak.

5. (Law) (a) To acquire by any means except descent or inheritance. --Blackstone. (b) To buy for a price.

6. To apply to (anything) a device for obtaining a mechanical advantage; to get a purchase upon, or apply a purchase to; as, to purchase a cannon.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Purchase \Pur"chase\, verb (used without an object)

1. To put forth effort to obtain anything; to strive; to exert one's self. [Obs.]

Duke John of Brabant purchased greatly that the Earl of Flanders should have his daughter in marriage. --Ld. Berners.

2. To acquire wealth or property. [Obs.]

Sure our lawyers Would not purchase half so fast. --J. Webster.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Purchase \Pur"chase\ (?; 48), noun [OE. purchds, F. pourchas eager pursuit. See {Purchase}, verb (used with an object)]

1. The act of seeking, getting, or obtaining anything. [Obs.]

I'll . . . get meat to have thee, Or lose my life in the purchase. --Beau. & Fl.

2. The act of seeking and acquiring property.

3. The acquisition of title to, or properly in, anything for a price; buying for money or its equivalent.

It is foolish to lay out money in the purchase of repentance. --Franklin.

4. That which is obtained, got, or acquired, in any manner, honestly or dishonestly; property; possession; acquisition. --Chaucer. B. Jonson.

We met with little purchase upon this coast, except two small vessels of Golconda. --De Foe.

A beauty-waning and distressed widow . . . Made prize and purchase of his lustful eye. --Shak.

5. That which is obtained for a price in money or its equivalent. "The scrip was complete evidence of his right in the purchase." --Wheaton.

6. Any mechanical hold, or advantage, applied to the raising or removing of heavy bodies, as by a lever, a tackle, capstan, and the like; also, the apparatus, tackle, or device by which the advantage is gained.

A politician, to do great things, looks for a power -- what our workmen call a purchase. --Burke.

7. (Law) Acquisition of lands or tenements by other means than descent or inheritance, namely, by one's own act or agreement. --Blackstone.

{Purchase criminal}, robbery. [Obs.] --Spenser.

{Purchase money}, the money paid, or contracted to be paid, for anything bought. --Berkeley.

{Worth [so many] years' purchase}, or {At [so many] years' purchase}, a phrase by which the value or cost of a thing is expressed in the length of time required for the income to amount to the purchasing price; as, he bought the estate at a twenty years' purchase. To say one's life is

{not worth a day's purchase} in the same as saying one will not live a day, or is in imminent peril.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

purchase

noun

1: the acquisition of something for payment; "they closed the purchase with a handshake"

2: something acquired by purchase

3: a means of exerting influence or gaining advantage; "he could get no purchase on the situation"

4: the mechanical advantage gained by being in a position to use a lever [syn: {leverage}, {purchase}]

verb

1: obtain by purchase; acquire by means of a financial transaction; "The family purchased a new car"; "The conglomerate acquired a new company"; "She buys for the big department store" [syn: {buy}, {purchase}] [ant: {sell}]

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