verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Example sentences from the Web for obtain
Within a few days, we had obtained documents that showed payments the State Department had never previously disclosed.The State Department wouldn’t reveal its payments to Mar-a-Lago. Here’s how we found them.|David Fahrenthold|October 30, 2020|Washington Post
It turns out that Ivanka had managed to obtain nonbinding pledges of “training opportunities” — not jobs — over five years.
By calculating where the quantum extremal surface lies, researchers obtain two important pieces of information.
Storytelling is a powerful way to help kids learn about themselves, ask questions, obtain data and draw their own conclusions.Six ways adults can help children make sense of a divisive election|Phyllis Fagell|October 29, 2020|Washington Post
Our common goal is to obtain the human rights that America has been denying us.This year’s elections will decide whether America witnesses a third Reconstruction|David Love|October 29, 2020|Washington Post
The explorer, or settler, will not unfrequently have to sink wells for the obtainment of water for himself and his animals.
Immediately on obtainment this juice is extremely cool and sweet to the taste.
The two most commonly treated for its obtainment are Fraxinus rotundifolia and Ornus Europa.
Implant in my heart the accomplishment of Thy precepts, the abandonment of evil deeds and the obtainment of Thy blessings.Orthodox Daily Prayers|Anonymous
On the other hand, the idea of an obtainment is simply that of a gift.The Theology of Holiness|Dougan Clark