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1. fetch

verb. ['ˈfɛtʃ'] go or come after and bring or take back.

Synonyms

  • transport
  • channelise
  • take
  • come
  • bring
  • transfer
  • channelize
  • come up
  • convey
  • deliver
  • get
  • transmit
  • retrieve

Antonyms

  • take away
  • undock
  • pack
  • dock

Etymology

  • fecchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • feccan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Fetch

  • outstretch
  • stretch
  • sketch
  • kvetch
  • kretsch
  • vetsch
  • petsche
  • petsch
  • meche
  • letsch
  • ketch
  • fetsch
  • betsch

Example sentences of the word fetch


1. Verb, base form
The newer the book, the more likely it will fetch top dollar.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Practice "fetch" with the toy until your dog gets good at this game.

Quotes containing the word fetch


1. Hugh and I have been together for so long that in order to arouse extraordinary passion, we need to engage in physical combat. Once, he hit me on the back of the head with a broken wineglass, and I fell to the floor pretending to be unconscious. That was romantic, or would have been had he rushed to my side rather than stepping over my body to fetch the dustpan.
- David Sedaris, Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim

2. For there is no friend like a sisterIn calm or stormy weather; To cheer one on the tedious way, To fetch one if one goes astray,To lift one if one totters down, To strengthen whilst one stands
- Christina Rossetti, Goblin Market and Other Poems

3. I am a man, and men do not drink pink drinks. Now, be gone, woman, and fetch me something brown."Jace said. "Brown?"said Isabelle."Yes. Brown. It's a manly color. See? Alec is wearing it."Jace said."Well, it was black but it faded."Alec said."Well, I can always fix it up with something sparkly,"Magnus said, holding a sparkley headband. "Resist the urge, Alec, resist the urge."Simon said.
- Cassandra Clare, City of Glass

2. fetch

verb. ['ˈfɛtʃ'] take away or remove.

Synonyms

  • convey
  • bring

Antonyms

  • saddle
  • charge
  • lodge

Etymology

  • fecchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • feccan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. fetch

noun. ['ˈfɛtʃ'] the action of fetching.

Antonyms

  • displease

Etymology

  • fecchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • feccan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. fetch

verb. ['ˈfɛtʃ'] be sold for a certain price.

Synonyms

  • bring
  • bring in
  • change hands

Antonyms

  • ionate
  • calcify
  • iodinate
  • string

Etymology

  • fecchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • feccan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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