Definisi 'acquire'

English to English
verb
1 come into the possession of something concrete or abstract Terjemahkan
Example:
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
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2 take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect Terjemahkan
Example:
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
source: wordnet30

3 come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes) Terjemahkan
Example:
He grew a beard
The patient developed abdominal pains
I got funny spots all over my body
Well-developed breasts
source: wordnet30

4 locate (a moving entity) by means of a tracking system such as radar Terjemahkan
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5 win something through one's efforts Terjemahkan
Example:
I acquired a passing knowledge of Chinese
Gain an understanding of international finance
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6 gain knowledge or skills Terjemahkan
Example:
She learned dancing from her sister
I learned Sanskrit
Children acquire language at an amazing rate
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7 gain through experience Terjemahkan
Example:
I acquired a strong aversion to television
Children must develop a sense of right and wrong
Dave developed leadership qualities in his new position
develop a passion for painting
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8 To gain, usually by one's own exertions; to get as one's own; as, to acquire a title, riches, knowledge, skill, good or bad habits. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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