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Definitions and Synonyms of purchasing | Another word for purchasing | What is purchasing?

Definition 1: the act of buying - [noun denoting act]

Samples where purchasing or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • buying and selling fill their days
  • shrewd purchasing requires considerable knowledge

Synonyms for purchasing in the sense of this definition

(purchasing is a kind of ...) the acquisition of something for payment

"they closed the purchase with a handshake"

(... is a kind of purchasing ) searching for or buying goods or services

"went shopping for a reliable plumber" "does her shopping at the mall rather than down town"

(... is a kind of purchasing ) buying goods to be shipped through the mail

(... is a kind of purchasing ) purchasing insurance policies for cash from terminally ill policy holders

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