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Synonyms for acquisition

Synonyms for (noun) acquisition

Synonyms: acquisition Definition: the act of contracting or assuming or acquiring possession of something Usage: the acquisition of wealth; the acquisition of one company by another

Similar words: getting, acquiring Definition: the act of acquiring something Usage: I envied his talent for acquiring; he's much more interested in the getting than in the giving

Synonyms: skill, attainment, accomplishment, acquirement, acquisition Definition: an ability that has been acquired by training

Similar words: power, ability Definition: possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done Usage: danger heightened his powers of discrimination

Synonyms: learning, acquisition Definition: the cognitive process of acquiring skill or knowledge Usage: the child's acquisition of language

Similar words: basic cognitive process Definition: cognitive processes involved in obtaining and storing knowledge

Synonyms: acquisition Definition: something acquired Usage: a recent acquisition by the museum

Similar words: transferred possession, transferred property Definition: a possession whose ownership changes or lapses