Definitions for acquired

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word acquired

Princeton's WordNet

  1. acquired(adj)

    gotten through environmental forces

    "acquired characteristics (such as a suntan or a broken nose) cannot be passed on"


  1. acquired(Adjective)

    Developed postfetally; not congenital.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Acquired

    of Acquire

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'acquired' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2677


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of acquired in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of acquired in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Doug Horton:

    Love is a given, hatred is acquired.

  2. Venezuelan Proverb:

    Blood is inherited and virtue is acquired.

  3. Titus Maccius Plautus:

    Not by age but by capacity is wisdom acquired.

  4. Albert Einstein:

    Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.

  5. Tim Wilson:

    If you look at what's being acquired, everyone is filling in product gaps.

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