Example sentences for: acquiring

How can you use “acquiring” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Powell and Armitage reviewed the possibility of acquiring more carrots to dangle in front of Pakistan.

  • They need to be rewarded for acquiring informants and for gathering and disseminating information differently and more broadly than usual in a traditional criminal invetigation.

  • According to the paper, the government wants Lockheed to divest all of Northrop's defense electronics programs, which may be a deal-breaker, since acquiring them was one of the merger's prime motivations.

  • Assimilation is just another word for acquiring a bit of the local status.

  • The cover story charts Michael Milken's attempt to become "the Sam Walton of gray matter" by acquiring a "cradle to grave" series of education businesses, from preschools to vocational training firms.

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