What does bought mean?

Definitions for bought
bɔtbought

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Bought(noun)

    a flexure; a bend; a twist; a turn; a coil, as in a rope; as the boughts of a serpent

  2. Bought(noun)

    the part of a sling that contains the stone

  3. Bought

    imp. & p. p. of Buy

  4. Bought

    purchased; bribed

  5. Bought

    of Buy

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Bought

    bawt, pa.t. and pa.p. of Buy.—Bought′en in an archaic form.

  2. Bought

    bowt, n. a bight or bend: (Spens.) a twist or coil: the bend of a sling in which the stone is placed. [See Bight.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'bought' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1395

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'bought' in Written Corpus Frequency: #470

How to pronounce bought?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say bought in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bought in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bought in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of bought in a Sentence

  1. Chen Wei-ting:

    What would Taiwan be like now if we hadn't organized those protests? all these industries - publishing, telecoms, tourism - would have been bought up by large Chinese interests.

  2. Brendan Dunne:

    I generally don't believe in and am not interested in treating the sneakers I've bought and collected purely as an investment.

  3. Marcela Ruiz-Tagle:

    Many people that would have bought their home this year decided to do it last year so as not to pay the home tax that came about with the tax reform, so the fall in home sales was a predictable phenomenon.

  4. Peter DeFazio:

    We're worried about the 2 million people who bought or got toy drones for Christmas the last couple of years who are regularly flying in violation of the law.

  5. Emmanuel Macron:

    My only goal is to spur the creation of a lot of companies, i have no problem with the fact that some of them are bought by U.S. companies, as long as they don't have critical technology.

Images & Illustrations of bought

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