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. The term acquirer
  • Acquiring the Taste: reissue) "allmusic ((( Acquiring the Taste > Overview )))". www.allmusic.com. Retrieved 2009-12-05.  "Gentle Giant - Acquiring The Taste (LP, Album) at

'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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Acquiring Sample Sentences in News


  • Investor Education Fund (IEF) Seeks Parties Interested in Acquiring its School-Oriented Financial Literacy Assets
    Investor Education Fund (IEF) Seeks Parties Interested in Acquiring its School-Oriented Financial Literacy Assets Read more on this news related to 'Acquiring'
  • Perceptron acquiring two companies for $15.9M
    Perceptron (NASDAQ: PRCP ) is acquiring Coord3 Industries, an Italian maker of coordinate measurement machines (CMMs), for $2M in cash, a $350K deferred payment, and $10.7M in assumed debt. Read more on this news related to 'Acquiring'
  • Logging MD charged in court for illegally acquiring shares
    Lei is charged with acquiring 2.77 million units of shares through confidential information which was not publicly available. Read more on this news related to 'Acquiring'

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