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Main Entry: 1buy
Pronunciation: primarystressbimacr
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): bought /primarystressbodott/; buy·ing
1 : to get by paying money for : PURCHASE
2 : to gain control over by bribery <buy votes>
3 : BELIEVE 3 <I don't buy that nonsense>
- buy·er /primarystressbimacr(-schwa)r/ noun
- buy it or buy the farm : to get killed : DIE
- buy time : to delay an action or decision : STALL

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