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British pronunciation/ɹɪtɹˈiːt/
American pronunciation/ɹiˈtɹit/
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(of military) to move away in order to escape the danger because one has been defeated or is weak

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to allow people's negative comments and criticisms change one's mind about something

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move back

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move away, as for privacy

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an act of moving away from a place of conflict duo to danger or defeat

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the act of moving to a more secluded place in order to relax, meditate, or rest

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the act of withdrawing or going backward (especially to escape something hazardous or unpleasant)

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an area where you can be alone

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(military) a bugle call signaling the lowering of the flag at sunset

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(military) a signal to begin a withdrawal from a dangerous position

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a place of privacy; a place affording peace and quiet

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an act of changing one's mind about something because of people's negative comments and criticisms

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The forces strategically retreated to draw the enemy into less advantageous territory.
During the battle, the soldiers were instructed to retreat to a more defensible position.
Faced with overwhelming enemy forces, the battalion decided to retreat from the battlefield.
The army had no choice but to retreat as the enemy's advance became too formidable.
The soldier retreated cowardly as soon as the enemy advanced.
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