What is Purchase?

Purchase definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
verb (used with object), pur



What is Purchase ?

Purchase is (noun) 1. a thing bought She had difficulty getting all her purchases into the car. to make a purchase to buy something We didn’t make many purchases on our trip to Oxford Street. 2. the ability to get a grip on something I couldn’t get any purchase on the smooth face of the rock. It’s difficult to get a purchase on a box as large as this one. (NOTE: no plural in this meaning) (verb) to buy something They purchased their car in France and brought it back to the UK.


source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level