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retrieve

 
Verb retrieve has 3 senses
  1. recover, retrieve, find, regain - get or find back; recover the use of; "She regained control of herself"; "She found her voice and replied quickly"
    --1 is one way to get, acquire
    Derived form: noun retrieval3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s something from somebody
  2. retrieve - of trained dogs
    --2 is one way to
    bring, get, convey, fetch
    Derived form: noun retriever1
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Something ----s something
  3. remember, retrieve, recall, call back, call up, recollect, think - 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"
    Derived form: noun retrieval2
    Sample sentence:
    They won't retrieve the story
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