buy in sth phrasal

buy in sth phrasal
verb (T) BrE to buy something in large quantities: We'd better buy in more beer for the party.

Longman dictionary of contemporary English. 2004.

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  • buy into sth phrasal — verb (T) 1 to buy part of a business or organization, especially because you want to control it: Clegg used the money to buy into a printing business. 2 informal to believe an idea …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • buy into sth — UK US buy into sth Phrasal Verb with buy({{}}/baɪ/ verb (bought, bought) ► FINANCE to buy a part of a business in order to have some control over it: »McDowell was trying to buy into the newspaper business. ► to support or believe in an idea or… …   Financial and business terms

  • buy up sth — UK US buy up sth Phrasal Verb with buy({{}}/baɪ/ verb (bought, bought) ► to buy all of something or as much of it as you can get, especially if it is cheap: »Investors continued to buy up stocks at a frantic pace …   Financial and business terms

  • ˌbuy ˈinto sth — phrasal verb informal to start to believe something that a lot of other people believe You don t buy into all this nonsense, do you?[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • buy sb/sth out — UK US buy sth/sb out Phrasal Verb with buy({{}}/baɪ/ verb (bought, bought) ► FINANCE to buy a part of a company or building from someone else so that you own all of it: »The bank announced that it wanted to buy out the publicly owned shares of… …   Financial and business terms

  • Buy — To purchase an asset; taking a long position. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * ▪ I. buy buy 1 [baɪ] verb bought PTandPP [bɔt ǁ bɒːt] [transitive] 1 …   Financial and business terms

  • buy — To purchase an asset; taking a long position. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary bid (or buy) An offer to buy a specific quantity of a commodity at a stated price. The price that the market participants are willing to pay. Chicago Mercantile Exchange …   Financial and business terms

  • ˌbuy sth ˈup — phrasal verb to buy large amounts of something or all of it that is available Developers bought up old theatres and converted them into cinemas.[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • buy sth out — UK US buy sth/sb out Phrasal Verb with buy({{}}/baɪ/ verb (bought, bought) ► FINANCE to buy a part of a company or building from someone else so that you own all of it: »The bank announced that it wanted to buy out the publicly owned shares of… …   Financial and business terms

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