buy sth in Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “buy sth in” in the English Dictionary

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buy sth in

phrasal verb with buy uk   us   /baɪ/ verb (bought, bought)
to ​buy something for ​future use and not because you need it now: We ​bought in ​lots of ​tinnedfood in ​case of ​heavysnow.
(Definition of buy sth in from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “buy sth in”
in Chinese (Simplified) 提前大宗买进…
in Chinese (Traditional) 預先買進…
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