Example Sentences with acquired
  • Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime.
  • He acquired Spanish quickly.
  • My sister acquired a knowledge of English.
  • Samuel acquired French citizenship.
  • Jessica acquired many new friends.
  • Steve acquired the habit of snacking.
  • We acquired the property when our uncle died.
  • He acquired education late in his life.
  • Most of the basic material a writer works with is acquired before the age of fifteen.
  • Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
  • Learning isn't acquiring knowledge so much as it is trimming information that has already been acquired.
  • He acquired some knowledge about Steve.
  • Steve acquired many new friends.
  • Frank acquired the habit of snacking.
  • Jessica acquired the knowledge of Spanish.
  • That which is easily acquired is easily lost.
  • Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body; but knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.
  • Respect should be earned by actions, and not acquired by years.
  • The expression of beauty is in direct ratio to the power of conception the artist has acquired.
  • Beauty, like truth, is relative to the time when one lives and to the individual who can grasp it. The expression of beauty is in direct ratio to the power of conception the artist has acquired.