Spanish translation of acquired
⇒ an acquired taste
un gusto adquirido
Example Sentences Including 'acquired'
Going upstairs backward was not one of the skills she'd acquired at boarding school.Miss Melville Regrets
As the manuscript progressed he secreted the pages into the lining of the fur coat he had acquired during his original stay in Moscow.A Song at Twilight
Having been a regular patron for years on end, the man must gradually have acquired something like the status of a visiting relative.Something in the Water
Trends of 'acquired'
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- (= get)
- (= manage to get)
- (= get)
- [habit, reputation, native language]
- [foreign language]
tomar posesión de
- [colour, tint]
⇒ where did you acquire that?
¿dónde conseguiste eso?
⇒ I seem to have acquired a strange umbrella
parece que he tomado el paraguas de otro
⇒ to acquire a name for honesty
ganarse fama de honrado
Example Sentences Including 'acquire'
Perhaps I shall have to accept his limitations and acquire a page or two to see to my daily tasks.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
He was near to the smuggling routes, and Keller had predicted that he would before long acquire Spix's Macaws.SPIX'S MACAW: The Race to Save the World's Rarest Bird (2002)
A down of luminescence clung to his face and hands, an inconsequential reminder of all that he'd failed to acquire.EVERVILLE (2001)
Translation of acquired from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary