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buy time

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. buy timeverb

    act so as to delay an event or action in order to gain an advantage


  1. buy timeverb

    Purposefully cause a delay to something, in order to achieve something else.

    Etymology: buy + time

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of buy time in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of buy time in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of buy time in a Sentence

  1. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    I wish it were as easy to buy time as it is to buy good books.

  2. Edward Hoagland:

    City people try to buy time as a rule, when they can, whereas country people are prepared to kill time, although both try to cherish in their mind's eye the notion of a better life ahead.

  3. Bill Norris:

    This young man( Bernard Tomic) not trying in Bernard Tomic match at Wimbledon is not a good thing, if I got called out to court( and realized) some guy just wants to buy time, it is gamesmanship.

  4. Shane Green:

    Mark Zuckerbergs announcement that Facebook will start to embrace privacy and encryption on Mark Zuckerbergs apps is another effort to buy time and hold regulators at the gate.

  5. James Rolfe:

    Not only can filmmaking be expensive, but it's also extremely time consuming, and you can't buy time.

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