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Synonyms for gain

Synonyms for gain

to come into possession of

to obtain possession or control of

to acquire as a result of one's behavior or effort

to succeed in doing

to receive, as wages, for one's labor

to derive advantage

to achieve an increase of gradually

to reach (a goal or objective)

something earned, won, or otherwise acquired

Synonyms for gain

a quantity that is added

the advantageous quality of being beneficial

the amount of increase in signal power or voltage or current expressed as the ratio of output to input

the amount by which the revenue of a business exceeds its cost of operating

obtain

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win something through one's efforts

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rise in rate or price

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increase or develop

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Reportedly, Gaines purchased 2 to 3 percent of Arkla's stock.
Thanks to the efforts of California American Water, State Senator Gaines, Assemblywoman Gaines and our non-profit partners, many Sacramento families will now have a Thanksgiving meal this holiday season.
I try to hire girls around her age to take her out to eat, maybe go do the girl thing, go shopping or something," Gaines said.
Gaines also worked at Howard Johnson's restaurant in North Oxford, Denholm & McKay Co.
Prosecutors said the brawl occurred in June 2005 after Gaines head-butted and knocked to the ground a 15-year-old boy who passed him walking near Lake Elizabeth Road and Sagetree Lane, then threatened the teen's brother with a knife.
No serious student of Gaines and American literature can afford to miss reading and pondering this superb book.
At the moment, Gaines has seven horses in training,
For Boyd Gaines, the thought of dancing onstage amid professional dancers was thoroughly intimidating.
Jeffrey Gaines, executive director of Spiritual Directors International, defines it as "the art of Christian listening carried out in the context of a one-to-one trusting relationship.
Gaines often writes of the past, and his fiction is sometimes described as "traditional" in a limiting sense, but if there is any need for evidence of the relevance of Gaines's fiction to contemporary literary culture, this collection of essays could well be summoned.
William Maxwell Gaines is widely considered one of the most influential figures in comic book history.
July 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Paul Gaines, father of the late Victoria Gaines, 7, issued through the family's attorney the following statement on the one-year-anniversary of the fatal 4th of July Long Island Sound boating accident that claimed his daughter's life.
Depth at receiver has been thinned further for the Oregon football team after the announcement Thursday that talented if mercurial wideouts Tyrece Gaines and Diante Jackson are ineligible for the 2010 season.
Gaines is a graduate of the prestigious Boston University School of Medicine.
Though Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently named California - home to Tesla's headquarters - as a longshot for the factory, Gaines said he believes that status is changing.