lift out


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Verb1.lift out - take out or up with or as if with a scoop; "scoop the sugar out of the container"
remove, take away, withdraw, take - remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract; "remove a threat"; "remove a wrapper"; "Remove the dirty dishes from the table"; "take the gun from your pocket"; "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"
dip - scoop up by plunging one's hand or a ladle below the surface; "dip water out of a container"
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Even after the work was finished, Anne and her daughter Catherine, 50, claim it broke regularly, leaving Anne either trapped inside or, worse, stuck on the ground floor after returning from an outing to find the lift out of order.