Definition of 'retrieve'
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Example sentences containing 'retrieve'
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Melissa and I had to get over to the Continent to retrieve some property she left there. CORMORANT (1994)Miguel's first instinct was to retrieve the balaclava, quickly pulling it back over his head. THE DEVIL'S DOOR (1994)
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In Common Usage. retrieve is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'retrieve'
British English: retrieve VERB
If you retrieve something, you get it back from the place where you left it.
He reached over and retrieved his jacket from the back seat.
Definition of retrieve from the Collins English Dictionary
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