The act of purchasing someone and making them your bitch.
I just bought out your ass by writing you a check for $3800 making you my property for the next month.
Owning someone or something. Alternate definition of GETTING OWNED
Damn, your car just got BOUGHT OUT by that truck that rear ended you.
When record companies and labels have bargained with digital retailers to purchase a particular amount of digital downloads. This is practiced to push the position of a song to the top of the charts when a song is lacking in airplay
Gwen Stefani's label, Interscope, bought-out downloads for "Hollaback Girl" when it was at #12 airplay in order to bump "Candy Shop" before Mariah Carey's "We Belong Together" took the #1 position.
Kanye West bought-out digital downloads for "Golddigger" when it was at #16 airplay so he could have a #1 single and #1 album at the same time.
The act of physically destroying a small business by breaking things and throwing things around causing a giant mess, which will allow larger companies (IBM
) and people(Bill Gates
) to overthrough and prevent competition from arising.