Definitions of Bought

  1. A flexure; a bend; a twist; a turn; a coil, as in a rope; as the boughts of a serpent.
  2. The part of a sling that contains the stone.
  3. imp. & amp; p. p. of Buy.
  4. Purchased; bribed.
  5. of Buy
  6. Pa. t. and pa. p. of BUY.
  7. Of to buy.
  8. Imp. & pp. of BUY, v.
  9. Of buy, which see.
  10. Purchased.

Usage examples for Bought

  1. I have bought her the wood for ever- all right, dear, all right: don't make a fuss. – The Celestial Omnibus and other Stories by E. M. Forster
  2. I've not exactly bought it, he laughed. – Hilda Lessways by Arnold Bennett
  3. Edward bought one for Hazel. – Gone to Earth by Mary Webb
  4. You would have bought my love! – Molly Bawn by Margaret Wolfe Hamilton
  5. I've bought the books, and I get behind them and I listen hard, and I can read now. – Superseded by May Sinclair
  6. Phil had asked the old man if he ever bought fans. – The Merriweather Girls and the Mystery of the Queen's Fan by Lizette M. Edholm
  7. Get out of your head, before you meet me, the thought that I am the sort of woman who can be bought by any man. – Lola by Owen Davis
  8. " By the way," he said, " wasn't it Mr. Vance who bought Snowball?" – A Daughter of the Union by Lucy Foster Madison
  9. Will you be bought? – The Freedmen's Book by Lydia Maria Child
  10. " There'll be no trouble after we've bought the concession," Cliffe continued. – The Coast of Adventure by Harold Bindloss
  11. I told him, though, just as I am telling you, that they were no good, and if he bought one he would regret it. – Remarks by Bill Nye
  12. His father had bought it for him four years before. – The Young Musician or, Fighting His Way by Horatio Alger
  13. He bought it this morning and didn't pay a cent on it. – Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford by George Randolph Chester
  14. Must have just bought them. – The Ranch at the Wolverine by B. M. Bower
  15. " He has not bought anything- that I know of," answered Mr. Portlethorpe. – Dead Men's Money by J. S. Fletcher
  16. This is given as a reason why every man that has bought a lot since that time shall lose it. – Dr. John McLoughlin, the Father of Oregon by Frederick Van Voorhies Holman
  17. As several of those that I bought that day are still in your possession, I will not lose much time telling of them. – Strange True Stories of Louisiana by George Washington Cable
  18. Sam thinks the land could be bought for a thousand dollars." – Down the Slope by James Otis