fetch fetch  /ˈfɛtʃ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the action of fetching
  2. (v) go or come after and bring or take back
  3. (v) be sold for a certain price
  4. (v) take away or remove

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Everything is organized in one place, and the itinerator will fetch weather forecasts and maps, so you'll be totally prepared.
  2. When Harakatmo was still bleeding the next morning, they sent a horseman to fetch a village health worker, but Harakatmo's bleeding continued.
  3. Being unable to walk means being unable to farm, fetch water, or perform other daily chores, meaning the disease also has a debilitating effect on the local economy.

News

  1. HTC applies for 'Fetch' trademark, tracking device passes through Taiwan's NCC

    Just what the heck is the HTC Fetch? Well, it's certainly not a phone. In fact, it appears to be some sort of tracking device according to a filling with Taiwan's NCC . Unfortunately, beyond some broad strokes describing the device in a US trademark filing, we're left with only our imagination to figure out how the Fetch might work. Apparently it's a "portable multifunction electronic tracking ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Engadget

  2. Report: Globetrotters for sale, could fetch $100M

    The Harlem Globetrotters are being sold and could fetch anywhere between $50 million and $100 million, reports Reuters . The team has been owned by a Los Angeles-based private equity firm, Shamrock Capital Advisors, since 2005. The process is in the second round according to sources.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. Report: Harlem Globetrotters are for sale

    The Harlem Globetrotters are being sold and could fetch anywhere between $50 million and $100 million, reports Reuters . The team has been owned by a Los Angeles-based private equity firm, Shamrock Capital Advisors, since 2005. The process is in the second round according to sources.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

Quotes

  1. "I haven't got a problem with him [Martins]," Keegan said. "I wouldn't be happy to fetch a player off and then seeing them doing cartwheels and being pleased to come off. You've seen it with Robbie Keane as well the other night. I like that...
    on Mar 18, 2008 By: Kevin Keegan Source: Independent

  2. "It is an adventure to get out of your house to fetch a kilo of tomatoes or something," said Abu Yasser, a father of four.
    on Jan 2, 2009 By: Yasser Arafat Source: Reuters

  3. "The president has just been arrested by a commando, who came to fetch him, arrested him here and took him away," the president's daughter, Amal Mint Cheikh Abdallahi, told Radio France International from the presidential palace in Nouakchott.
    on Aug 6, 2008 By: Sidi Ould Cheikh Abdallahi Source: AFP

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