Obtain - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Obtain.

ACQUIRE
COMEBY
GET
SECURE
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ACQUIRE
  1. gain knowledge or skills; "She learned dancing from her sister"; "I learned Sanskrit"; "Children acquire language at an amazing rate"
  2. come into the possession of something concrete or abstract; "She got a lot of paintings from her uncle"; "They acquired a new pet"; "Get your results the next day"; "Get permission to take a few days off from work"
  3. win something through one's efforts; "I acquired a passing knowledge of Chinese"; "Gain an understanding of international finance"
  4. locate (a moving entity) by means of a tracking system such as radar
  5. Obtains,gets hold of,eg,he acquires his parents house on their death
  6. come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes); "He grew a beard";
  7. take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect; "His voice took on a sad tone"; "The story took a new turn"; "he adopted an air of superiority"; "She assumed strange manners"; "The gods assume human or animal form in these fables"
COMEBY
GET
  1. acquire as a result of some effort or action; "You cannot get water out of a stone"; "Where did she get these news?"
  2. come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes); "He grew a beard";
  3. attract and fix; "His look caught her"; "She caught his eye"; "Catch the attention of the waiter"
  4. give certain properties to something; "get someone mad"; "She made us look silly"; "He made a fool of himself at the meeting"; "Don't make this into a big deal"; "This invention will make you a millionaire"; "Make yourself clear"
  5. overcome or destroy; "The ice storm got my hibiscus"; "the cat got the goldfish"
  6. a return on a shot that seemed impossible to reach and would normally have resulted in a point for the opponent
  7. cause to move; cause to be in a certain position or condition; "He got his squad on the ball"; "This let me in for a big surprise"; "He got a girl into trouble"
  8. earn or achieve a base by being walked by
SECURE
  1. financially sound;
  2. immune to attack; incapable of being tampered with; "an impregnable fortress"; "fortifications that made the frontier inviolable"; "a secure telephone connection"
  3. make certain of; "This nest egg will ensure a nice retirement for us"; "Preparation will guarantee success!"
  4. furnish with battens; "batten ships"
  5. cause to be firmly attached; "fasten the lock onto the door"; "she fixed her gaze on the man"
  6. fill or close tightly with or as if with a plug; "plug the hole"; "stop up the leak"
  7. get by special effort; "He procured extra cigarettes even though they were rationed"
  8. assure payment of
  9. free from fear or doubt; easy in mind; "he was secure that nothing will be held against him"
  10. free from danger or risk; "secure from harm"; "his fortune was secure"; "made a secure place for himself in his field"
  11. not likely to fail or give way; "the lock was secure"; "a secure foundation";
Clue Database Last Updated: 22/07/2018 9:00am

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