retrieve

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/rɪˈtriːv/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/rɪˈtriv/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ri trēv)


Inflections of 'retrieve' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
retrieves
v 3rd person singular
retrieving
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
retrieved
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
retrieved
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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retrieve

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. retrieve the [stick, ball, hat]
  2. the dog retrieved the [stick]
  3. retrieve your [things, belongings]
  4. retrieve [a file, information, your password, data]
  5. retrieve [a file] from the [system, hard drive, server]
  6. the [file] was retrieved from the [server]
  7. retrieve and [print, display] (data)
  8. retrieve your health [records, information]
  9. retrieve [an error, the situation]
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