fetch

Part of speech: noun

A trick.

Part of speech: verb

To go after and bring; bring; convey; accomplish; reach.

Part of speech: verb

To bring as a price.

Part of speech: noun

An act of fetching.

Part of speech: noun

A stratagem.

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Usage examples "fetch":

  1. He answered that having an important engagement for two o'clock he could only accept on the condition that I would let him go at that time, and he would return at about five to fetch his wife. - "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt.
  2. " I am in haste, and have come to fetch the two new seal- nets thou didst lend to my wife," he said; and Valbrand understood him well. - "Hero-Myths & Legends of the British Race", Maud Isabel Ebbutt.
  3. I will fetch you the address you spoke of; and without waiting for more, he left the room. - "The Fortunes Of Glencore", Charles James Lever.