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use "obtain" in a sentence

So he decided to ask George Michael, the most streetwise kid he knew, to obtain some Pot (marijuana) for him to give to Lucille.

Family connections through his maternal grandmother allowed Puisaye to obtain a commission as a second lieutenant in a cavalry regiment near the German border in February
believes that good can come from all situations.

Centre For Historical Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University see modern day Marathwada (country of Dhangars) i.e. area around Hingoli The word "hat” means obstinacy in Marathi and "kar” means doer meaning obstinate.

obstinate and childish, and seemingly aware of these personality flaws.

And here is the most recent one (by R. Graves ): "She was malicious, cruel, spiteful, lecherous, drunken, selfish, obstinate." As Louis was obstinate, Dumouriez felt that he could do no more.

When encountered they showed the same obstinate and steady courage unmindful of the carnage on the field or of the miseries that were in store for them after defeat".

But this news made the Resident more obstinate against Travancore and he pressurised the Dalawa for payments immediately.

Four neighbors, Pliable, obstinate, Mistrust and Timorous, appear to warn Pilgrim away from his journey.

To cure the local chieftains of their obstinate attitude all their Fords, save those of Basti and Amorha Raja, were raise to ground.

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