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gain
geɪn
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Part of Speech(及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (名) noun
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(名) As a noun
  1. The amount of increase in signal power or voltage or current expressed as the ratio of output to input.
  2. The advantageous quality of being beneficial.
  3. The amount by which the revenue of a business exceeds its cost of operating.
  4. A quantity that is added.
(动) As a verb
  1. Increase (one's body weight).
  2. Increase or develop.
  3. Rise in rate or price.
  4. Obtain advantages, such as points, etc..
  5. Reach a destination, either real or abstract.
  6. Win something through one's efforts.
  7. Earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages.
  8. Derive a benefit from.
  9. Obtain.
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