Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: verb

Definitions: (verb) If you obtain something, you get or acquire it.

Examples: (verb) After obtaining permission from the town, they built the new trail through the park. (verb) The newspaper was able to obtain the information from police.

Synonyms: verbs: get, acquire, receive.

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