acquist

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Noun[edit]

acquist (plural acquists)

  1. (obsolete) Acquisition; gain.
    • John Milton, Samson Agonistes.
      His servants he with new acquist
      Of true experience from this great event
      With peace and consolation hath dismist.

Verb[edit]

acquist (third-person singular simple present acquists, present participle acquisting, simple past and past participle acquisted)

  1. (obsolete, transitive) To acquire.

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