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fetch up

[ fech ]SEE DEFINITION OF fetch up
  • as inpull up
  • as inraise
  • as inraise
  • as inupraise
  • as inuprear
  • as inelevate

Synonyms for fetch up

  • arrive
  • brake
  • pause
  • bring up
  • come to a halt
  • come to a stop
  • draw up
  • get there
  • haul up
  • reach a standstill
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Antonyms for fetch up

  • continue
  • go
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FETCH UP

Give me your hand, one of you, while I fetch up the lantern.

But what I can't get a-hold of is how you come to fetch up way off here.

I did not offer to go and fetch up my shovel, which was left down below.

I must send and fetch up all the police, and I daresay some of the colonists will join.

Stop,” he said; “fetch up two more men and a lantern, Herrick.

I must fetch up a carpenter and make him force open this door.

They're limbs, every one o' them, but they'll fetch up somewhere, all square!

We may fetch up somewhere on a point if were not too far out.

And I say, Craigie, you may fetch up half a dozen whilst you are about it.

Steve quietly said, "My fault, I go back and fetch up the pack."

WORD ORIGIN

"apparition, specter, a double," 1787, of unknown origin (see OED for discussion).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR FETCH UP

elevate

verblift up
  • erect
  • fetch up
  • heighten
  • hike up
  • hoist
  • jack up
  • levitate
  • poise
  • pump
  • put up
  • pyramid
  • raise
  • ramp
  • rear
  • shoot up
  • stilt
  • take up
  • tilt
  • uphold
  • uplift
  • upraise

pull up

verbstop, halt
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