Definitions of acquisition:
  • noun:   the act of contracting or assuming or acquiring possession of something
    Example: "The acquisition of wealth"
  • noun:   something acquired
    Example: "A recent acquisition by the museum"
  • noun:   the cognitive process of acquiring skill or knowledge
    Example: "The child's acquisition of language"
  • noun:   an ability that has been acquired by training

Related words...
Descriptive words...

Search for acquisition at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

Book See acquisition used in context: 12 rhymes, 1 Shakespeare work, several books and articles.

Help  Advanced  Feedback  iPhone/iPad  Android  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2023 Datamuse