What does acquired mean?

Definitions for acquired

Here are all the 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"

Wiktionary

  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

Numerology

  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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