1. To bring to an issue of full success; to effect; to perform; to execute fully; to fulfill
2. To equip or furnish thoroughly; hence, to complete in acquirements; to render accomplished; to polish.
3. To gain; to obtain.
To gain with effort; SYN. accomplish, attain, reach.
1. Come into the possession of something concrete or abstract
2. Take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect
3. Come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)
4. Locate (a moving entity) by means of a tracking system such as radar
5. Win something through one's efforts
6. Gain knowledge or skills
7. Gain through experience
8. To gain, usually by one's own exertions; to get as one's own
9. Obtain; gain; come into possession of. acquired immune deficiency syndrome, AIDS.
1. To achieve or accomplish, that is, to reach by efforts; to gain; to compass.
2. To gain or obtain possession of; to acquire.
3. To get at the knowledge of; to ascertain.
4. To reach or come to, by progression or motion; to arrive at.
5. To reach in excellence or degree; to equal. SYN. To Attain, Obtain, Procure.
6. To overtake.
7. Reach, achieve (a desired goal).
(Irregular preterit, past participle: befell, befallen).
To become of; happen to; SYN. bechance, betide.
To make possible.
1. To remove to a distance.
2. To remove from life
Sinonimi: run up
To accumulate as a debt; SYN. run up.
1. To take into the mind; to grasp with the understanding; to apprehend the meaning of; to understand.
2. To take in or include by construction or implication; to comprise; to imply.
3. To contain; to embrace; to include.
1. To complete; to bring to perfection.
2. Said of marriages: to complete by the act of sexual intercourse.
To make by hand and with much skill.
1. To act so as to bring about; SYN. carry out.
2. To cause to happen or occur; SYN. effectuate, bring about, set up.
To bring to pass; to effect; to achieve; to accomplish; to fulfill.
1. To set up or found; SYN. set up, found, launch.
2. To set up or lay the groundwork for; SYN. found, plant, constitute, institute.
3. To use as a basis for; found on; SYN. base, ground, found.
4. To bring about; SYN. give.
To cheat, trick; obtain by trickery.
1. To increase (one's body weight); SYN. put on.
2. To increase in.
3. To obtain advantages, such as points, etc.; SYN. advance, win, make headway, get ahead, gain ground.
4. To earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages; SYN. take in, clear, make, earn, realize, pull in, bring in.
(Irregular preterit, past participle: got; or p.p.: gotten).
1. To acquire as a result of some effort or action.
2. To cause to move; cause to be in a certain position or condition; SYN. let, have.
3. To come into the possession of something concrete or abstract; SYN. acquire.
4. To communicate with a place or person; establish communication with, as if by telephone.
5. To evoke an emotional response.
6. To irritate.
7. To overcome or destroy.
8. To purchase.
9. To reach and board.
10. To reach by calculation.
11. To reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot; SYN. catch.
12. To receive as a retribution or punishment; SYN. receive.
13. To succeed in catching or seizing, esp. after a chase; SYN. catch, capture.
(Irregular preterit, past participle: went, gone).
1. To move away from a place into another direction; SYN. go away, depart.
2. To be spent.
3. To follow a procedure or take a course; SYN. proceed, move.
4. To lead. extend, or afford access; SYN. lead.
5. To pass, fare, or elapse; of a certain state of affairs or action.
6. To be abolished or discarded.
7. To be awarded; be allotted.
8. To be contained in.
9. To be or continue to be in a certain condition.
10. To be ranked or compare.
11. To be sounded, played, or expressed.
To come into possession of
Animate again, revive, enliven again; provide renewed encouragement, reinvigorate
1. To bring back something which was lost or which had been thrown away.
2. To recover.
3. To be capable of retrieving; said of dogs.