Hindi translation of 'buy'
buy /baɪ बाइ/
Word forms: buys, buying, bought
1. transitive verb
If you buy something, you obtain it by paying money for it.
He could not afford to buy a house.
Lizzie bought herself a mountain bike.
I'd like to buy him lunch.
buyerWord forms: buyers countable noun
Car buyers are more interested in safety.
2. countable noun
If something is a good buy, it is of good quality and not very expensive.
अच्छा और कम कीमत का सामान mn
Good buys this week include broccoli and tomatoes.
3. transitive verb
If you buy something such as time or freedom, you obtain it but only by offering or giving up something in return.
It was a risky operation, but might buy more time.
If you buy someone out, you buy their share of something that you previously owned together.
दूसरे का हिस्सा खरीद लेना
The bank had to pay to buy out most of the other partners.
If you buy up land, property, or a commodity, you buy large amounts of it, or all that is available.
भरपूर या सब खरीद लेना
His officials were yesterday buying up huge stocks of corn.
If someone buys into a company or an organization, they buy part of it, often in order to gain some control of it.
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Example Sentences Including 'buy'
I buy something to eat on the way home, cook it, watch TV, read a book.CHAMELEON (2002)
In a way...' `They're looking to buy something through an associate of yours.CHAMELEON (2002)
Two and a half billion dollars tended to buy respectability, regardless of how such a fortune was amassed.CHAMELEON (2002)
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'buy' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يَشتَري
- Brazilian Portuguese: comprar
- Chinese: 买
- Croatian: kupiti
- Czech: koupit kupovat
- Danish: købe
- Dutch: kopen
- European Spanish: comprar
- Finnish: ostaa
- French: acheter
- German: kaufen
- Greek: αγοράζω
- Italian: acquistare
- Japanese: 買う
- Korean: 사다
- Norwegian: kjøpe
- Polish: kupić kupować
- Portuguese: comprar
- Romanian: a cumpăra
- Russian: покупать
- Spanish: comprar
- Swedish: köpa
- Thai: ซื้อ
- Turkish: satın almak
- Ukrainian: купувати купити
- Vietnamese: mua
Translation of buy from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary