Examples and usage of OBTAIN
To better understand the meaning of OBTAIN, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word OBTAIN
"In order to obtain an heir, he performed severe penances"- The word/phrase 'obtain' was used by 'Rabindranath Tagore' in 'Chitra - a play in one act'.
"You say that all you expect a child to obtain from school is a sound education"- 'Vladimir Nabokov' has used the obtain in the novel Lolita.
"I have no doubt, however, that we shall be able to obtain the characteristic reaction"- To understand the meaning of obtain, please see the following usage by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in The complete sherlock holmes.
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Usage of "OBTAIN": Examples from famous English Poetry
"Anything to obtain victory as death on horseback did ride"
- This term obtain was used by Tom Zart in the Poem Tom zarts "50" america at war poems.
"Betrayal and deceit obtain and conquer my soul"
- This term obtain was used by Ebony Jaroch in the Poem I am left cold dead and alone.
"Six days i have to reach my goal and obtain my desire"
- This term obtain was used by Harry Boslem in the Poem Lady of the silver wheel - poem.