What does acquiring mean?

Definitions for acquiring

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word acquiring.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. acquiring, getting(noun)

    the act of acquiring something

    "I envied his talent for acquiring"; "he's much more interested in the getting than in the giving"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Acquiring

    of Acquire


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of acquiring in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of acquiring in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Andy Forster:

    We don't want them to be going out and aggressively acquiring stuff.

  2. Richard Buckminster Fuller:

    Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons.

  3. Virgin Chief Executive Craig Kreeger:

    To the extent that the aircraft makes sense we would obviously consider acquiring more in future.

  4. Turkmen President Kurbanguly Berdymukhamedov:

    Turkmenistan is interested in acquiring Japan's experience in creating and using new technologies.

  5. Eric Hoffer:

    Wise living consists perhaps less in acquiring good habits than in acquiring as few habits as possible.

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