Definitions of buying

  1. of Buy

Usage examples for buying

  1. In spite of his contempt for Sagnier he could not keep from buying the " Voix du Peuple." – Paris From the "Three Cities" by Emile Zola
  2. " By buying a uniform for my brother here at your store. – NAPOLEON AND BLUCHER by L. Muhlbach
  3. In buying wheat from the farmer they would use heavy weights, and get more than was right; in selling to the poor of the cities they used light weights, and so gave out little for much. – Hebrew Life and Times by Harold B. Hunting
  4. We have been buying shells everywhere, and he says those supplied by America are far and away the worst. – The Incomparable 29th and the "River Clyde" by George Davidson
  5. So many people spend their time buying and selling grain, vegetables, clothing, boots and shoes, or in sending them to places where they are needed. – Home Geography For Primary Grades by C. C. Long