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1. purchase

verb. ['ˈpɝːtʃəs'] obtain by purchase; acquire by means of a financial transaction.

Synonyms

  • subscribe to
  • impulse-buy
  • buy food
  • select
  • pick up
  • take out
  • subscribe
  • pick out
  • repurchase
  • buy
  • get
  • choose
  • acquire
  • buy back
  • buy out
  • take over
  • buy up
  • take

Antonyms

  • deposit
  • sheathe
  • crate
  • box

Etymology

  • purchasen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • purchacer (Anglo-Norman)

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Words that Rhyme with Purchase

  • bachus
  • duchess
  • fichus
  • repurchase

How do you spell purchase? Is it purchace ?

A common misspelling of purchase is purchace

Example sentences of the word purchase


1. Noun, singular or mass
Your purchase contract will note the circumstances under which you can back out without penalty.

2. Verb, base form
Also see if you can purchase an extended warranty for the product.

Quotes containing the word purchase


1. All the books we own, both read and unread, are the fullest expression of self we have at our disposal. ... But with each passing year, and with each whimsical purchase, our libraries become more and more able to articulate who we are, whether we read the books or not.
- Nick Hornby, The Polysyllabic Spree

2. At the end of the day, customer choice is essential. And we don't make products that compete with Apple, nor make products that compete with Google. Our customers come in both iOS and Android flavors, and I hope our customers can still buy the products they want to purchase wherever they want to purchase them.
- Tony Fadell

3. To attract a lover, you need to craft the perfect Craigslist ad. Here’s mine: Free TV with purchase of potato chips and couch.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. hire-purchase

noun. installment plan.

Synonyms

  • time plan
  • never-never
  • installment plan

3. purchase

noun. ['ˈpɝːtʃəs'] the acquisition of something for payment.

Synonyms

  • redemption
  • acquisition
  • repurchase
  • buyback
  • purchasing

Antonyms

  • charge
  • underpay
  • overpay
  • take

Etymology

  • purchasen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • purchacer (Anglo-Norman)

4. purchase

noun. ['ˈpɝːtʃəs'] something acquired by purchase.

Synonyms

  • acquisition
  • steal
  • stock buyback
  • buy

Antonyms

  • glycerolize
  • add
  • record
  • invest

Etymology

  • purchasen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • purchacer (Anglo-Norman)

5. purchase

noun. ['ˈpɝːtʃəs'] a means of exerting influence or gaining advantage.

Antonyms

  • inferior

Etymology

  • purchasen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • purchacer (Anglo-Norman)

6. purchase

noun. ['ˈpɝːtʃəs'] the mechanical advantage gained by being in a position to use a lever.

Synonyms

  • leverage

Antonyms

  • lower
  • deteriorate

Etymology

  • purchasen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • purchacer (Anglo-Norman)
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