Thesaurus / retrieve

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It was the best effort they could make to retrieve the day, a weak ending to so magnificent a scheme.

Harvard StoriesWaldron Kintzing Post

Or was Mr. Foger merely looking for a new venture whereby to retrieve his lost fortune.

The last was born in the island where his father had sought to retrieve his fortune after the failure of Law's Mississippi scheme.

It was quite likely that she had secreted it somewhere in the grounds of the mansion to retrieve it without risk later on.

But despair could not bring relief, and activity and courage only could retrieve the time that had been lost.

The FrontiersmenGustave Aimard

The better his nose is, the better of course he will retrieve.

Dog BreakingWilliam Nelson Hutchinson

O'Hara, while striving to retrieve the day, was wounded and captured.

He would not seek, through new perils, to retrieve his loss.

You, yourself, admit the justice of this verdict by tame submission to it, making no effort to retrieve your reputation.

The Red AcornJohn McElroy

Five thousand men of the Eleventh Corps, who were eager to retrieve their misfortune, were also inactive.

The Civil War Through the CameraHenry W. (Henry William) Elson

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