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Effort ImpliedPlay
Using 'obtain' suggests effort went into getting something, more than just receiving it. SlideShe managed to obtain rare stamps for her collection.
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Slight FormalityPlay
'Obtain' is slightly formal and may not be common in everyday casual conversations. SlideTo obtain the best results, one must follow the procedures carefully.
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Active ProcessPlay
'Obtain' often involves an active process like asking or applying, not just finding or seeing. SlideThe journalist went to great lengths to obtain the information.