Synonyms for Obtains:
amasses, garners, acquires, annexes, reaps, lures, scores, palms, pockets, nets, incurs, corners, accumulates, heaps, harvests, receives, lands, bags, fetches, wrangles, procures, assumes, adds, retrieves, purchases, claims, collects, buys.
achieves, Gains, arrests, occupies, wins, collars, gets, captures, seizes, snares, abducts, takes, snatches, apprehends, secures, catches.
Usage examples for obtains
The prayer before the apparition of St. Gregory obtains 24, 600 years and 24 days of indulgence: another promises " indulgence for as many days as our Lord Jesus Christ received wounds during His passion, viz. – Historical Introductions to the Symbolical Books of the Evangelical Lutheran Church by Friedrich Bente
Sailed again the following year, with a larger fleet, but no colonists; and again in 1602. Died, 1603. Index: Ch Attempts to form settlement at Tadoussac, 8; left in charge of Quebec colony, 54. F Obtains patent for exclusive trade in Canada, 2; sails for the St. Lawrence, 3. Bib. – The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History by Various