What does buying mean?

Definitions for buying
buy·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. buying, purchasing(noun)

    the act of buying

    "buying and selling fill their days"; "shrewd purchasing requires considerable knowledge"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Buying

    of Buy

Editors Contribution

  1. buying

    Verb form of the word buy.

    We were buying our wedding invitations online and decided then just to send a group message where needed and text message to friends or family.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 4, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'buying' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2795

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'buying' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1230

How to pronounce buying?

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

How to say buying in sign language?

  1. buying

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of buying in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of buying in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of buying in a Sentence

  1. David Joy:

    The market climbs a wall of worry and if there's some bearishness out there it means there's potential buying power on the sidelines that could come back into the market.

  2. Takis Zamanis:

    Buyers emerged for non-bank stocks, blue chips like OTE Telecom and (gaming group) OPAP, which shows that there is buying interest out there.

  3. Willie Walsh:

    We take a simple view that hedging is about buying time; it gives you time to address volatility.

  4. President George W. Bush:

    It's not going to reduce consumption, it just means we'd be buying more oil from overseas. I don't think anybody wants that.

  5. Nora Ephron:

    Whenever I get married I start buying Gourmet Magazine.

Images & Illustrations of buying

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Popularity rank by frequency of use

buying#1#1535#10000

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