Definitions For Retrieval


  • The act of regaining or saving something lost (or in danger of becoming lost)
  • The cognitive operation of accessing information in memory
  • (computer science) the operation of accessing information from the computer's memory
  • The act or process of getting and bringing back something : the act or process of retrieving something

Is Retrieval a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Retrieval is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Retrieval in a Sentence

  • The retrieval of stolen goods
  • The system allows quick storage and retrieval of data.

Synonyms for Retrieval

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