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bought

[ bawt ]
/ bɔt /
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verb

simple past tense and past participle of buy.

adjective

South Midland and Southern U.S. store-bought.

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British Dictionary definitions for bought

bought
/ (bɔːt) /

verb

the past tense and past participle of buy

adjective

purchased from a shop; not homemade
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Idioms and Phrases with bought

bought

see under buy.

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