Definitions For Acquire


  • Come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)
  • Take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect
  • Gain through experience
  • Gain knowledge or skills
  • Come into the possession of something concrete or abstract
  • Win something through one's efforts
  • Locate (a moving entity) by means of a tracking system such as radar
  • To get (something) : to come to own (something) : to come to have (something)
  • To gain (a new skill, ability, etc.) usually by your own effort

Is Acquire a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Acquire is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Acquire in a Sentence

  • The two ships were acquired by the navy after the war.
  • The team acquired three new players this year.
  • The old word has acquired a new meaning.

Synonyms for Acquire

Antonyms for Acquire

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