verb (used with object), bought, buy·ing.
- to accept or believe: I don't buy that explanation.
- to be deceived by: He bought the whole story.
verb (used without object), bought, buy·ing.
- to buy a supply of; accumulate a stock of.
- to buy back one's own possession at an auction.
- to undertake a buy-in.
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Right now, 8K TVs aren’t a great buy since they command a high price premium without providing a ton of native content to watch on it.The Xbox Series X offers killer gaming—if your TV can handle it|Stan Horaczek|November 11, 2020|Popular Science
FiveThirtyEight elections analyst Nathaniel Rakich looks at which states are seeing the biggest ad buys.Democrats And Republicans Are Spending Millions On TV Advertising. Will It Even Make A Difference?|Nathaniel Rakich (firstname.lastname@example.org)|October 29, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
In the past several months, however, that has shifted with at least three or four times more RFPs that specifically reference local publications as an important part of the buy, he said.‘We popped champagne corks’: Local media is reaping the rewards of a slow reemergence of advertising spend|Kayleigh Barber|October 16, 2020|Digiday
“Our aim is to be as frictionless as possible when we work with buying communities and then we use our first-party data and insights to supplement that buy,” said Alex Hole, vp of Samsung Ads Europe.‘We want to be as frictionless as possible’: Samsung ramps up its pitch to advertisers across Europe|Seb Joseph|October 15, 2020|Digiday
Additionally, Donnelly said his team promised a long tail buy to the clients.‘Both sides benefit’: Why Fast Company pursued more smaller-budget sponsors for tentpole Innovation Festival|Kayleigh Barber|October 14, 2020|Digiday
Yet we keep doing the cleanses, buying the meal replacement bars, and joining Weight Watchers.
How do you push yourself to be better when you get an Oscar for buying breakfast in the morning?Coffee Talk with Ethan Hawke: On ‘Boyhood,’ Jennifer Lawrence, and Bill Clinton’s Urinal Exchange|Marlow Stern|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The one caveat: Asprey advises only buying butter made from grass-fed or pastured cows.Bulletproof Coffee and the Case for Butter as a Health Food|DailyBurn|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This return scam involved purchasing broken electronics off the auction site and then buying new items off store shelves.The Insane $11 Billion Scam at Retailers’ Return Desks|M.L. Nestel|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Question 7: Is it permissible to separate a mother from her children through [the act of] buying and selling?
But she is greatly interested in certain shops that she is buying out, and especially in her visits to her tailor.Confidence|Henry James
But what if I catch the fish by using a hired boat and a hired net, or by buying worms as bait from some one who has dug them?The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
Well, I have some sense of values, since I am buying this home, and I do not regard the property as being worth such a sum.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
Barnes was buying it on the instalment system, and I quite won his heart by complimenting him on it.Uncanny Tales|Various
While Lem was buying groceries, Scattergood selected two excellent blankets, carried them out, and put them on the horses.Scattergood Baines|Clarence Budington Kelland