acquire · verb T /əˈkwɑɪr/Full view
acquire (GET)
B2 to get something
Dictionary examples:

He acquired the company in 1978.

I seem to have acquired two copies of this book.

Learner example:

I would like to join the club because I will be able to acquire more stamps for my collection. (First Certificate in English; B2; Spanish)

acquire (LEARN)
B2 to learn something
Dictionary example:

to acquire knowledge/skills

Learner example:

I have already acquired experience in the Tourism Field, working as a guard in a summer camp in Florida in 1997. (First Certificate in English; B2; French)

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