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Synonyms and Antonyms of purchase

  1. to get possession of (something) by giving money in exchange for <I need to purchase a new heavy coat> Synonyms cop [slang], pick up, buy, takeRelated Words acquire, gain, garner, get, obtain, procure, secure, win; finance, pay (for), spring (for); barter (for), deal (for), dicker (over), exchange (for), haggle (for), negotiate (about), trade (for); bargain (with), chaffer (with), horse-trade (with), palter (with); bid, offer; rebuy, repurchaseNear Antonyms deal (in), market, merchandise (also merchandize), retail, sell, vend

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