Word:

Procure

Pro`cure´
v. t.1.
[imp. & p. p. Procured ; p. pr. & vb. n. Procuring.]
1.To bring into possession; to cause to accrue to, or to come into possession of; to acquire or provide for one's self or for another; to gain; to get; to obtain by any means, as by purchase or loan.
If we procure not to ourselves more woe.
- Milton.
2.To contrive; to bring about; to effect; to cause.
By all means possible they procure to have gold and silver among them in reproach.
- Robynson (More's Utopia) .
Proceed, Solinus, to procure my fall.
- Shak.
3.To solicit; to entreat.
4.To cause to come; to bring; to attract.
5.To obtain for illicit intercourse or prostitution.
v. i.1.To pimp.
2.To manage business for another in court.
Verb1.procure - get by special effort; "He procured extra cigarettes even though they were rationed"
Synonyms: secure
2.procure - arrange for sexual partners for others
Synonyms: pimp, pander
accomplish, annex, appropriate, argue into, arouse, bag, be seized of, bring, bring about, bring around, bring back, bring forth, bring on, bring out, bring to light, buy, buy back, buy in, buy into, buy off, buy on credit, buy up, call for, call forth, call out, call up, capture, carry, catch, cause, chase after, come by, come in for, come into, compass, complete a purchase, contract, contrive, convince, corner, corral, decide, deduce, derive, determine, dispose, drag down, drag out, draw, draw down, draw forth, draw in, draw on, draw out, earn, educe, effect, elicit, engage, engross, enlist, enter into possession, evoke, fetch, fetch and carry, find, get from, get out of, get to do, go after, go and get, go fetch, go for, go get, go to get, harvest, have, incline, induce, influence, inspire, instigate, interest in, land, lead, lure, make, make a buy, monopolize, motivate, net, pander, persuade, pick up, pimp, prevail, produce, prompt, prostitute, provoke, pull down, purchase, reap, rebuy, regrate, repurchase, requisition, retrieve, rouse, run after, sack, score, shag, stimulate, summon forth, summon up, superinduce, sway, take, tempt, wangle, wangle out of, win over, winkle out, worm out, worm out of
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