verb (used with object), pro·cured, pro·cur·ing.
verb (used without object), pro·cured, pro·cur·ing.
SYNONYMS FOR procure
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Origin of procure
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OTHER WORDS FROM procurepro·cure·ment, nounself-pro·cured, adjectiveself-pro·cur·ing, adjectiveun·pro·cured, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH procureprocuration, procurement
Example sentences from the Web for procure
“For two weeks, we saw on national TV that Santa Claus had landed in Maryland, and you had procured 500,000 tests with the administration to save our lives,” Pinsky said.Hogan’s first batch of coronavirus tests from South Korea were flawed, never used|Steve Thompson|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
“We’ve procured very flexible agreements, as opposed to slapping a one, two year deal down”Hoy said Revcontent’s goal is to help publishers improve their revenue situation, and that the starting point is building trust.Deep Dive: How the future of publishing is taking shape in the ongoing coronavirus crisis era|Pierre Bienaimé|November 17, 2020|Digiday
Congress has distributed nearly a billion dollars to states to protect voting systems and procure paper trails — that can be audited — for each vote.U.S. says it’s prepared for cyber election threats. But weaknesses remain|Verne Kopytoff|November 2, 2020|Fortune
“There have been waves of spottiness in supply, and we’ve gone through waves of different items being difficult to procure,” Drucker says.
They may start to wonder, for example, if they will be able to procure a replacement part if their Huawei phone breaks, Shah said.A possible semiconductor shortage looms over Huawei’s new smartphone launch|Naomi Xu Elegant|October 22, 2020|Fortune
Quality drugs and medical supplies are always in short supply and procuring them is a major source of corruption.In Sierra Leone, the Plague Is Closing in Around Us|Ned Eustace|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The two (still allegedly) sold more than $1 million in Bitcoin to users for drug-procuring purposes.A Bitcoin Boss’s Bust Spotlights the Cryptocurrency’s Link to Online Drug Sales|Betsy Woodruff|January 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Second, he prioritized procuring equipment that would help minimize the threat of roadside bombs.
We found, however, no difficulty in procuring more, some of which weighed four hundredweight.
Indeed, any fraud of the insured in procuring the policy has the effect of voiding it if the insurer chooses to do so.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
He went upstairs to his room in this morose state and, procuring a revolver, after a short time came down and shot at his sister.Essays In Pastoral Medicine|Austin Malley
We experienced little difficulty in procuring food for man and horse.
When they fail in procuring animal food, they subsist on roots and fruits.Buffon's Natural History. Volume VII (of 10)|Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon