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English Synonyms and Antonyms3.5 / 2 votes

  1. retrieve

    The transitive use of recover in the sense of cure, heal, etc., as in 2 Kings v, 6, "That thou mayest recover him of his leprosy," is now practically obsolete. The chief transitive use of recover is in the sense to obtain again after losing, regain, repossess, etc.; as, to recover stolen goods; to recover health. The intransitive sense, be cured, be restored, etc., is very common; as, to recover from sickness, terror, or misfortune.

    be cured, be healed, be restored, cure, heal, reanimate, recover, recruit, recuperate, regain, repossess, restore, resume

    die, fail, grow worse, relapse, sink

    From; rarely of; (Law) to recover judgment against, to recover damages of or from a person.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 2 votes

  1. retrieve

    recover, regain, rescue, repair, restore

    lose, forfeit, abandon, betray, surrender, impair, deteriorate

Princeton's WordNet3.0 / 2 votes

  1. recover, retrieve, find, regainverb

    get or find back; recover the use of

    "She regained control of herself"; "She found her voice and replied quickly"

    line up, detect, go back, find oneself, recoup, get, get hold, recollect, recuperate, find, reclaim, rule, notice, convalesce, call up, chance, determine, see, find out, come up, think, encounter, happen, feel, incur, observe, recall, witness, call back, recover, ascertain, bump, remember, regain, obtain, discover, receive

  2. retrieveverb

    go for and bring back

    "retrieve the car from the parking garage"

    call up, find, remember, recollect, call back, recall, think, recover, regain

  3. retrieveverb

    run after, pick up, and bring to the master

    "train the dog to retrieve"

    call up, find, remember, recollect, call back, recall, think, recover, regain

  4. remember, retrieve, recall, call back, call up, recollect, thinkverb

    recall knowledge from memory; have a recollection

    "I can't remember saying any such thing"; "I can't think what her last name was"; "can you remember her phone number?"; "Do you remember that he once loved you?"; "call up memories"

    recover, cerebrate, suppose, mean, reckon, commemorate, mobilize, phone, return, recollect, find, call in, rally, hark back, call up, echo, guess, come back, call, think, intend, conceive, opine, bring forward, imagine, recall, mobilise, commend, believe, call back, think back, think of, ring, consider, remember, cogitate, withdraw, regain, telephone

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Dictionary of English Synonymes5.0 / 1 vote

  1. retrieveverb

    regain, recover, restore, repair, re-establish, get again

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  1. John Lahiff:

    I drove a cart around there to retrieve the ball and I didn't see the croc sunbaking just on the edge of the water, i'll just stay away from them, that's all. Just don't hit balls in the water.

  2. George Filenko:

    Homeland Security has got advanced equipment, this video in particular is on a particular type of hard drive that they have the technology to retrieve it off of.

  3. David Kennedy:

    When you move that over to a public email address or a personal account, you lose all of that backup capability, so there's no way to actually go back and retrieve it.

  4. Lakshheish M Patel:

    No trader or retail investor can make money through stock market and if made a few thousands, everything has to be returned back via taxes or its goons will come to pull the trader up from his house and implicate him in all false cases to retrieve millions of money

  5. George Filenko:

    This video in particular is on a particular type of hard drive that they have the technology to retrieve it off of.

Translations for retrieve

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  • zurückholenGerman
  • διορθώνω, επανορθώνω, παίρνω, πίσωGreek
  • recuperarSpanish
  • pelastus, noutaa, palauttaa mieleensä, muistaa, [[hankkia]] [[takaisin]], [[saada]] [[takaisin]], korjata, palautus, pelastaaFinnish
  • récupérer, retrouverFrench
  • վերհիշել, հետ բերել, փրկել, վերականգնել, վերադարձնելArmenian
  • mendapatkan kembaliIndonesian
  • riottenere, raccattare, rintracciare e riportare, riportare, rintracciare e recuperare, rimediare, recuperare, riguadagnare, rintracciareItalian
  • להחזירHebrew
  • rechtzetten, terugbrengen, bergen, apporteren, herstellen, redden, redding, opduikelen, terugkrijgenDutch
  • uratować, przynosić, przypominać, ratować, odzyskać, przypomnieć, zaradzić, odzyskiwać, naprawić, przynieść, naprawiaćPolish
  • recuperar, remediar, resgatarPortuguese
  • исправля́ть, отыска́ть, спасти́, вспомина́ть, испра́вить, возвраща́ть, приноси́ть, вспо́мнить, оты́скивать, верну́ть, спаса́ть, принести́Russian
  • prinestiSlovene
  • minnasSwedish
  • geri almakTurkish
  • بازیافتUrdu
  • 取回Chinese

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