gain/get access to

Definition of gain/get access to

  1. :  to get the right to see Investigators are trying to gain/get access to his financial records.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  resources or advantage acquired or increased :  profit

    :  the act or process of acquiring something

    :  an increase in amount, magnitude, or degree

  1. :  to acquire or get possession of usually by industry, merit, or craft

    :  to win in competition or conflict

    :  to arrive at :  reach, attain

  1. :  to gain possession of

    :  to receive as a return :  earn

    :  to obtain by concession or entreaty

  1. :  something begotten:

    :  offspring

    :  the entire progeny of a male animal

  1. :  a document of release from obligation in Jewish law

    :  a bill of divorce

    :  a religious divorce by Jewish law

  1. :  permission, liberty, or ability to enter, approach, or pass to and from a place or to approach or communicate with a person or thing

    :  freedom or ability to obtain or make use of something

    :  a way or means of entering or approaching

  1. :  to get at :  to gain access to: such as

    :  to be able to use, enter, or get near (something)

    :  to open or load (a computer file, an Internet site, etc.)

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a trip made at another's expense

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