go back; withdraw
go away to a place of shelter or privacy
act or instance of retreating
a military signal for retreating
a place into which one can go for peace and safety
a period of prayer, thought, and religious study, with a group
"the disorderly retreat of French troops"
"the religious retreat is a form of vacation activity"
"The enemy withdrew"
"The limo pulled away from the curb"
"The Pope retreats to Castelgondolfo every summer"
"The glacier retrogrades"
"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"
To harass the..German retreat by..ambushing.
出自： M. R. D. Foot
The dollar was on the retreat.
出自： J. Archer
The intruders were in retreat.
There can be no retreat from the truth.
出自： S. Rushdie
He saw his troops retreat from the field.
出自： H. H. Wilson
Footsteps..retreated on the pavement.
出自： W. Sansom
She would retreat to Crowlink.
出自： J. Briggs
Ned retreated into a private world.
出自： G. Daly