Definisi 'retreat'

English to English
noun
1 (military) withdrawal of troops to a more favorable position to escape the enemy's superior forces or after a defeat Terjemahkan
Example:
the disorderly retreat of French troops
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2 a place of privacy; a place affording peace and quiet Terjemahkan
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3 (military) a signal to begin a withdrawal from a dangerous position Terjemahkan
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4 (military) a bugle call signaling the lowering of the flag at sunset Terjemahkan
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5 an area where you can be alone Terjemahkan
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6 withdrawal for prayer and study and meditation Terjemahkan
Example:
the religious retreat is a form of vacation activity
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7 the act of withdrawing or going backward (especially to escape something hazardous or unpleasant) Terjemahkan
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8 The act of retiring or withdrawing one's self, especially from what is dangerous or disagreeable. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
9 pull back or move away or backward Terjemahkan
Example:
The enemy withdrew
The limo pulled away from the curb
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10 move away, as for privacy Terjemahkan
Example:
The Pope retreats to Castelgondolfo every summer
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11 move back Terjemahkan
Example:
The glacier retrogrades
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12 make a retreat from an earlier commitment or activity Terjemahkan
Example:
We'll have to crawfish out from meeting with him
He backed out of his earlier promise
The aggressive investment company pulled in its horns
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13 To make a retreat; to retire from any position or place; to withdraw; as, the defeated army retreated from the field. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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