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Another word for extract

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Verb
  1. To remove from a fixed position

    See also:

    put in

  2. To collect (something) bit by bit

    See also:

    collect

Another word for extract

Noun
  1. An excerpt

    See also:

    quotation

Verb
  1. To pry out

    See also:

    remove

  2. To cite

    See also:

    cite

Synonym Study

  • 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