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retrieve

Synonyms of retrieve in English:

verb

  • 1 I retrieved the ball from their garden
    get back, bring back, recover, regain (possession of), recoup, reclaim, repossess, redeem, recuperate
  • 2 they were trying to retrieve the situation
    put right, set right, rectify, remedy, restore, sort out, straighten out, resolve, save
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    Word of the day orthoepy
    Pronunciation: ˈɔːθəʊɛpi
    noun
    the correct or accepted pronunciation of words