(verb-transitive): Sports To make a difficult but successful return of (a ball or shuttlecock, as in tennis or badminton).
(verb-transitive): To bring back again; revive or restore.
(verb-transitive): To rectify the unfavorable consequences of; remedy. See Synonyms at recover.
(verb-transitive): To recall to mind; remember.
(verb-transitive): To find and carry back; fetch.
(verb-intransitive): To find and bring back game: a dog trained to retrieve.
(noun): The act of retrieving; retrieval.
(noun): Sports A difficult but successful return of a ball or shuttlecock.
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(verb): 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"
(verb): run after, pick up, and bring to the master; "train the dog to retrieve"
(verb): go for and bring back; "retrieve the car from the parking garage"
(verb): get or find back; recover the use of; "She regained control of herself"; "She found her voice and replied quickly"