buy/ baɪ /

verb (used with object), bought, buy·ing.
to acquire the possession of, or the right to, by paying or promising to pay an equivalent, especially in money; purchase.
to acquire by exchange or concession:
to buy favor with flattery.
to hire or obtain the services of:
The Yankees bought a new center fielder.

verb (used without object), bought, buy·ing.
to be or become a purchaser.

an act or instance of buying.
something bought or to be bought; purchase:
That coat was a sensible buy.

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