A good way of doing it
I tried to install it through Wine but had some errors
Instructions copied from the link
1. Open up terminal by pressing Ctrl+Alt+T on keyboard. When it opens, paste the command below and hit enter to add the repository:
sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://archive.canonical.com/ precise partner"
Type in your user password when it asks. Note that there’s no visual feed back when you typing a password.
2. After you added the repository, update package lists and install the acroread package by running below commands one by one:
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install acroread
Install Adobe Reader in Ubuntu 14.10
Once installed, you should be able to open it from Unity dash or Application menu.
3 After properly installed Adobe Reader, don’t forget to remove the Canonical Partners repository for Precise:
sudo add-apt-repository -r "deb http://archive.canonical.com/ precise partner"
sudo apt-get update
To open it from the terminal,