One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘we made a laborious descent to retrieve our skis’
get back, recover, regain, regain possession of, win back, recoup, reclaim, repossess, redeem, have returned
salvage, rescue, fetch, bring back
2‘they were working hard to retrieve the situation’
put right, set right, set to rights, put to rights, rectify, remedy, restore, solve, sort out, straighten out, resolve, deal with, correct, repair, mend, fix, redress, make good
improve, amend, ameliorate, make better, better
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