Usage examples for Purchased

  1. He was the keeper of the inn in which she fainted, and his silence she has purchased ever since. – Desperate Remedies by Thomas Hardy
  2. They always maintained that the Dutch had abandoned the river, and that it was therefore open to the Swedes for occupation, especially after they had purchased the Indian title. – The Quaker Colonies A Chronicle of the Proprietors of the Delaware, Volume 8 in The Chronicles Of America Series by Sydney G. Fisher
  3. Just bread and clothing, fire, and a little roof- tree; the purchased soil to make a grave, and a space of leisure, before that grave be needed, to write, myself, this book for me and for you. – The Dop Doctor by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves