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verb
  1. 1
    to obtain, receive, or be given something

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    1. a.
      to buy something

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    2. d.
      to obtain information

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  2. 2
    to start to be in a particular state or have a particular quality

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    1. a.
      to become: used with past participles to form passives

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    2. c.
      to put on or take off clothing

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  3. 10
    spoken to answer the door or telephone

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  4. 13
    to reach someone by telephone

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  5. 14
    to prepare a meal

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