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buy sth up

phrasal verb with buy
 
 
/baɪ/ verb [T] ( past tense and past participle bought)
to quickly buy a lot of something, often all that is available: Most of the land in the area has been bought up by property developers.Buying and selling in general
Translations of “buy sth up”
in Chinese (Traditional) 大量買進,全數買進…
in Russian скупать…
in Turkish bir şeyin mevcudunu, tamamını satın almak, kapatmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大量买进,全数买进…
in Polish wykupić coś…
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