acquirement


ac·quire·ment

noun \ə-ˈkwī(-ə)r-mənt\

Definition of ACQUIREMENT

1
:  a skill of mind or body usually resulting from continued endeavor
2
:  the act of acquiring

Examples of ACQUIREMENT

  1. <the contention that the candidate's acquirements in the business world would stand him in good stead in the political arena>

First Known Use of ACQUIREMENT

1630

Rhymes with ACQUIREMENT

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