Part of speech:
(--- Chemistry) To produce or obtain (a compound) from another substance by chemical reaction.
To make certain; ensure:
The act of extracting or the condition of being extracted.
To infer or work out from given facts:
A thing complete in itself, or a complete organization of integrated parts; a unity, entirety, or system
A decocting or being decocted
To obtain (something) by the criminal offense of extortion.
To set free; release or disentangle (from a net, difficulty, etc.)
To pull out the hair or feathers of:
To draw out, bring out, bring forth (something latent); to obtain information from someone or something.
To call for; make necessary; require
To obtain or remove by pulling with twisting movements:
To trace the course or derivation of
Excerpt is defined as to select quotations.
A document containing such a price or prices, usually an offer to sell that which is quoted
The intrinsic or indispensable quality or qualities that serve to characterize or identify something:
To be removable
(Archaic) To arrive at; reach or achieve
To quote or refer to (a book or author, for example) as an authority or example in making an argument.
A brief statement of the essential content of a book, article, speech, court record, etc.; summary
A substance that is in a condensed form.
A record or table of the descent of a person, family, or group from an ancestor or ancestors; a family tree.
Quintessence is someone or something that is a classic example of a characteristic or persona.
Materials that have been set apart from refuse so that they can be recycled:
To cull is defined as to select from a large number of options.
To remove, extract, or produce by distillation
(Archaic) To draw up (a document).
To extract (one material) from another, usually by means of a solvent.
To bring out or develop completely; to discuss thoroughly; as, to exhaust a subject.
To reduce or destroy the effectiveness of:
(Medicine) To flow back; undergo backflow.
To part company; go away from each other; disperse:
To obtain room for by pressure; cram:
To discontinue the use of a drug or other substance, especially one that is addictive.
To obtain or extract by applying force or pressure:
select a quotation
(Intransitive) to apply a force such that an object comes toward the person or thing applying the force
To pull apart or into pieces by force; rend.
The definition of garner is to collect, find or assemble something, especially information.
To collect (grain, grapes, etc.) left behind after the main harvest or gathering.
To call for and obtain payment of:
The act of excerpting or selecting.
extract by the process of distillation
To set forth in words; state:
The process of changing from one condition or stage to another; transition:
A quotation of or explicit reference to a source for substantiation, as in a scholarly paper.
A distilling; specif., the process of first heating a mixture to separate the more volatile from the less volatile parts, and then cooling and condensing the resulting vapor so as to produce a more nearly pure or refined substance
An inserting or being inserted
The definition of add means to join or bring together for the purpose of increasing in number or importance or to change the effect.
Insert is defined as to put one thing into another.
- Extort suggests a forcing or wresting of something, as by violence or threats to extort a ransom
- Evoke implies a calling forth or summoning, as of a mental image, by stimulating the emotions the odor evoked a memory of childhood
- Elicit connotes difficulty or skill in drawing out something hidden or buried careful questioning elicited a reasonable account of the accident
- Educe suggests a drawing out or evolving of something that is latent or undeveloped laws were educed from tribal customs
- Extract implies a drawing out of something, as if by pulling, sucking, etc.to extract a promise
Find another word for extract. In this page you can discover 74 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for extract, like: derive, secure, pick up, pull out, extraction, educe, whole, decoction, extort, extricate and pluck.