(noun, verb)


1. the action of fetching

Definition categories: act, action

Sentences with fetch as a noun:

- a fetch from a cache


1. go or come after and bring or take back

- The dog fetched the hat

Similar word(s): bring, convey, get

Definition categories: contact, channel, channelise, channelize, transfer, transmit, transport

2. be sold for a certain price

- The old print fetched a high price at the auction

Similar word(s): bring

Definition categories: possession

3. take away or remove

- The devil will fetch you!

Definition categories: contact, bring, convey, take

Sentences with fetch as a verb:

- If you put some new tyres on it, and clean it up a bit, the car should fetch about $5,000

- to fetch headway or sternway

- to fetch a man to

- to fetch a compass;  to fetch a leap