"comprar" in the Phrasebook

to buy something for a song comprar algo por cuatro perras gordas
Money does not buy happiness. El dinero no compra la felicidad.
He just bought another car, he has more money than sense. Se acaba de comprar otro coche, tiene más dinero que sentido común.
Idiom
A shopping spree.
We're going on a shopping spree to New York!
la compra loca
Vamos a la compra loca a Nueva York!
to buy at a discount comprar de rebaja
to pay cash comprar al contado
You can't buy friendship. (Friendship has no price) La amistad no se compra
grease someone's palm
The only way to get a government contract around here is to grease someone's palm.
If you grease someone's palm, you pay them a bribe.
sobornar, comprar, untar la mano
on credit, to buy on credit a plazos, comprar a plazos
superfluous wealth can buy superfluities only
☻Thoreau
abundancia que está demás sólo sirve para comprar lo que está demás
☻Thoreau