What does buying mean?

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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
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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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. Van Dyke:

    I’m buying her a she-shed, they call it a love shack! It’s a she shed but they are advertising it like a love shack.

  2. Matt Smith:

    China went on a global buying binge, there is just this deluge of crude building up offshore.

  3. Benson Ho:

    50 percent of the chips we use are from the U.S. because the ones made in China are very poor, so we've been forced to pay more for these, people are buying these chips like stocks, speculating the price will go up.

  4. Ankit Gheedia:

    Buying protection should indeed be one of the key themes for Q1, there is a clear lack of any positive news for equities while continued commodity and manufacturing sector weakness combined with Chinese yuan depreciation is increasing deflationary pressures.

  5. Sara Al-Tukhaim:

    If I'm Sara Al-Tukhaim and I'm paying for a membership I want only the most relevant items in the club. I want something that speaks directly to me, costco Wholesale Corp has had a very longstanding regional buying structure where they have been able to do Costco Wholesale Corp.

Images & Illustrations of buying

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buying#1#1535#10000

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