buy

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbaɪ/, /ˈbɔːt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/baɪ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(bī)

Inflections of 'buy' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
buys
v 3rd person singular
buying
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
bought
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
bought
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

buy
WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Verb: purchase
Synonyms:
purchase , get , acquire, order , pick up, pay for, shop for, shop around for, go shopping for, score (slang), procure (formal), gain , obtain, buy up, bargain for, get a bargain, barter for, invest in, make an investment, acquire ownership of, pay cash for, buy sth on credit, spring for (slang), fork out for (slang), cough up for (slang)
Antonyms:
sell , vend, retail , auction
Sense: Verb: bribe
Synonyms:
bribe , pay off, buy off, corrupt , give a kickback, have sb in your pay, grease sb's palm (slang), influence , buy the silence of
Antonyms:
take a bribe, get a kickback (informal), be bought (informal)
Sense: Verb: accept - slang
Synonyms:
accept , go for, swallow , trust , believe , go along with, take sth at face value
Sense: Verb: good deal
Synonyms:
good buy, good deal, deal , bargain , steal (slang), bang for your buck (slang), snip (slang), value for money, value , good value
Antonyms:
rip-off, markup, daylight robbery (slang)

'buy' also found in these entries (note: many are not synonyms or translations):
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