Acquiring

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Acquiring Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the act of acquiring something; "I envied his talent for acquiring"; "he''s much more interested in the getting than in the giving"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the act of acquiring something; "I envied his talent for acquiring"; "he's much more interested in the getting than in the giving"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Acquiring'


  • Acquiring bank: An acquiring bank (or acquirer) is a bank or financial institution that processes credit or debit card payments on behalf of a merchant ...
  • Acquiring the Taste: Acquiring the Taste was the second album of English progressive rock band Gentle ... All you need to do is sit back, and acquire the taste." ...

'Acquiring' example sentence in quotations


* Do something every day that you don't want to do this is the golden rule for acquiring the habit of doing your duty without pain. - Mark Twain

* Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons. - Richard Buckminster Fuller

* Excess on occasion is exhilarating. It prevents moderation from acquiring the deadening effect of a habit. - W. Somerset Maugham


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