acquire

definition: 
Buy or obtain (an object or asset) for oneself.
sentence: 
Instead, tax will become payable automatically 30 days after the date that the purchaser acquires the property or land.
difficulty: 
very easy
toefl frequency: 
2
toefl classification: 
adverb: 
adjective: 
acquisitive
adverb sentence: 
adjective sentence: 
Germany, for example, could be attractive for acquisitive foreign banks, even if only due to the size of the economy.
verb: 
verb sentence: 
noun: 
acquisition
noun sentence: 
Schlumberger said it would instead focus on other merger and acquisition opportunities.
Military hardware acquisition is only one part of the Chinese efforts to modernize the military.