fetch(redirected from fetching and carry)
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If you bring someone or something with you when you come to a place, you have them with you.
The past tense and -ed participle of bring is brought.
If you ask someone to bring you something, you are asking them to carry or move it to the place where you are.
If you take someone or something with you when you go to a place, you have them with you.
If you fetch something, you go to the place where it is and return with it.
Past participle: fetched
|Noun||1.||fetch - the action of fetching|
action - something done (usually as opposed to something said); "there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions"
|Verb||1.||fetch - go or come after and bring or take back; "Get me those books over there, please"; "Could you bring the wine?"; "The dog fetched the hat"|
retrieve - run after, pick up, and bring to the master; "train the dog to retrieve"
retrieve - go for and bring back; "retrieve the car from the parking garage"
channel, channelise, channelize, transmit, transport, transfer - send from one person or place to another; "transmit a message"
deliver - bring to a destination, make a delivery; "our local super market delivers"
|2.||fetch - be sold for a certain price; "The painting brought $10,000"; "The old print fetched a high price at the auction"|
|3.||fetch - take away or remove; "The devil will fetch you!"|
can you fetch my coat? → ¿me trae el abrigo?
I'll go and fetch it for you → te lo voy a buscar
fetch (it)! (to dog) → ¡busca!
they're fetching the doctor → han ido (a) por el médico
please fetch the doctor → llama al médico
they fetched him all that way → le hicieron venir desde tan lejos
to fetch sb back from Spain → hacer que algn vuelva de España
to fetch and carry for sb → ser el sirviente de algn
Fetch the bucket → Va chercher le seau.
to fetch sth for sb, to fetch sb sth → apporter qch à qn
to fetch and carry (fig) → faire la bonne
fetch it! (to dog) → prendi!