buy verb definition in Buying a home topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 verb: Buying a home topic
[transitive, intransitive] to obtain something by paying money for it buy (something) Where did you buy that dress? If you're thinking of getting a new car, now is a good time to buy. buy something from somebody I bought it from a friend for £10. buy somebody something He bought me a new coat. buy something for somebody He bought a new coat for me. buy something + adj. I bought my car second-hand.