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  Words related to obtain

Related / Similar Words: receive, get, find, incur, prevail, hold

 

Definition:
  • receive a specified treatment (abstract); "These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation"; "His movie received a good review"; "I got nothing but trouble for my good intentions";
  • come into possession of; "How did you obtain the visa?";
  • be valid, applicable, or true; "This theory still holds";

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    Hyponyms: take, carry, excavate, dig up, turn up, extort, wring from, kite, source, procure, secure, extract, take out, get in, get into, eke out, squeeze out, mooch, bum, cadge, grub, sponge, derive, gain, shop, snag, grab

     

    Grouped Verbs: get, acquire

     

    Derivational Morphology: obtainment, obtention

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 获得   Dutch: verkrijgen  
    Finnish: hankkia   French: obtenir  
    German: erlangen   Hungarian: kap  
    Italian: ottenere   Japanese: 手に入れる  
    Korean: 얻다   Portuguese: obter  
    Romanian: obţine   Russian: добывать  
    Spanish: obtener   Swedish: erhålla  
    Telugu: సమకూర్చుకొను  
     
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