obtain sth useful, necessary, earned, etc.
have an increase in sth
(of a watch or clock) work too fast (by an amount of time)
reach (a place), especially with effort or difficulty
the act of making a profit; increase in wealth
a profit; increase in amount
"there was an addition to property taxes this year"
"they recorded the cattle's gain in weight over a period of weeks"
"derive pleasure from one's garden"
"I acquired a passing knowledge of Chinese"
"Gain an understanding of international finance"
"She profited from his vast experience"
"We hit Detroit by noon"
"The water reached the doorstep"
"We barely made it to the finish line"
"I have to hit the MAC machine before the weekend starts"
"The home team was gaining ground"
"After defeating the Knicks, the Blazers pulled ahead of the Lakers in the battle for the number-one playoff berth in the Western Conference"
"The stock market gained 24 points today"
"the peace movement gained momentum"
"the car gathers speed"
"How much do you make a month in your new job?"
"She earns a lot in her new job"
"this merger brought in lots of money"
"He clears $5,000 each month"
"She gained 20 pounds when she stopped exercising"
(After long fightyng) bothe parties departed without either greate gain or losse.
出自： Joseph Hall
Greedy as they were of gain, they seldom became rich.
出自： Ld Macaulay
The dull, flat voice gained a trace of animation.
出自： I. Fleming
His ideas on Church Reform..gained him a good deal of respect.
出自： W. Golding
Psychoanalysis..can gain access to the contents of the Unconscious.
出自： E. Gellner
Your side has obviously gained by the change.
The man supplying the capital expected to gain considerably by the enterprise.
提供资金的人期望从企业中得到相当大的收益。 gain sth by sth/v-ing
We gain our experience by degrees.
He gained entry into the building by means of a bribe to the guard.
He gained his livelihood by teaching English.
A good command of English can only be gained by constant practice.
There is nothing to be gained by waiting any longer.
They will gain from the training.
The students gained from military training.
They gained greatly from this experiment.
在这次实验中,他们收获很大。 gain sth from sb/sth
I gained a good deal of enlightenment from him.
I gained a lot from my former experiences.
Men gained rich experience both from their success and from their failures.
He gained all this information from books, not from direct experience.
He is gaining in weight after his recovery from illness.
They have gained in strength.
Alfred is a person who never seems to gain in wisdom, no matter how painful the results of his actions may be.
艾尔弗雷德是这样一个人,不管他的行为会产生多么痛苦的后果,似乎都不会使他聪明些。 gain sth in v-ing
She has already gained some experience in teaching.
They gained him over in the debate.
They expect to gain over a lot of converts.
The new leader's popularity gained over many members of the opposing party.
I don't think you will succeed in gaining him over to our side.
Her talent and hard work gained her success as an artist.