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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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References in periodicals archive ?
It is important that you accept the body type that you have and accentuate your individual assets, because genetics plays a very large role in changing very specific aspects of our body - especially gaining muscle size.
As in gaining weight, the potential to lose weight is mainly determined by an athlete's genetics.
To avoid gaining weight when you quit smoking, you need to become more physically active and improve your eating habits before you stop.
The focus is on gaining compliance from superiors, because upward influence is generally considered to be an essential dimension of organizational behavior,(11) managers' ability to exercise upward influence is closely linked to their overall leadership effectiveness,(12) and managers engaged in upxyard influence are at a relative power disadvantage, giving their strategic decisions increased significance.
If my patient is experiencing a good clinical response to a medication but is gaining weight, I will try every other type of intervention before risking relapse or harmful side effects that may result in changing the medication.