Example sentences for: acquire

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

  • The receiving entity does not sacrifice anything of value, and the transferring entity does not acquire anything of value.

  • An individual doing research on the Web quickly learns to acquire the proper tools for the job and, with a little imagination, can find almost anything.

  • "Our Teutonic sense of order demands that we acquire a company starting with the letter 'A' first."

  • A report chides blue-chip media companies for their rush to acquire Internet start-ups.

  • One way to deal with these annoying little gnats is simply to acquire them, though that runs the risk of bringing the antitrust bloodhounds snooping around.

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