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I need to buy some new clothes.
Now you can buy and sell shares on the Internet.
Tickets can be bought at the door.
A lot of people just come into the shop without buying.
I bought a ball from the toy store.
I said I’d buy his bike off him.
He’s always buying me presents.
Ed’s parents bought that new computer for him.
They offered to buy the car for $4,000.
This dog food is cheaper when you buy it in bulk.
It’s nice to know that some people can’t be bought.
attempts to buy peace with land
Increased profits would be bought at the expense of paying less attention to quality.
That should buy us another week.
These negotiations are all part of a plan to buy time to win more support.
“It’s her birthday, but I told her I had to work late.” “She’ll never buy that!”
This is the American English definition of buy. View British English definition of buy.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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