What is the meaning of Fetch?

To retrieve; to bear towards; to go and get.

To obtain as price or equivalent; to sell for.

To bring or get within reach by going; to reach; to arrive at; to attain; to reach by sailing.

To bring oneself; to make headway; to veer; as, to fetch about; to fetch to windward.

To take (a breath); to heave (a sigh).

To cause to come; to bring to a particular state.

To recall from a swoon; to revive; sometimes with to.

To reduce; to throw.

To accomplish; to achieve; to perform, with certain objects or actions.

To make (a pump) draw water by pouring water into the top and working the handle.

An act of fetching, of bringing something from a distance.

  1. An act of fetching data.

    An act of fetching data.

    The object of fetching; the source of an attraction; a force, propensity, or quality which attracts.

    An area over which wind is blowing (over water) and generating waves.

    The length of such an area; the distance a wave can travel across a body of water (without obstruction).

    A stratagem or trick; an artifice.

    Minced oath for fuck.

    The apparition of a living person; a person's double, the sight of which is supposedly a sign that they are fated to die soon, a doppelganger; a wraith (a person's likeness seen just after their death; a ghost, a spectre).

    Source: wiktionary.org