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How to sign: 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";
Similiar / Same: get
Within this category: isolate, win back, press out, capture, come by, buy, lease, receive, turn, buy, find, glom, enter upon, line up, accept, obtain, recover, catch, recover, reclaim, find, acquire, gain, earn, profit, partake, preempt, collect, inherit, borrow, pick up, get, poll
How to sign: acquire or gain knowledge or skills
"She learned dancing from her sister"; "I learned Sanskrit"; "Children acquire language at an amazing rate";