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Detailed Synonyms for retreat in English

retreat:

retreat [the ~] noun

  1. the retreat
    the retreat
  2. the retreat
    the refuge; the asylum; the shelter; the retreat
  3. the retreat
    the shelter; the asylum; the refuge; the safety zone; the retreat
  4. the retreat
    – the act of withdrawing or going backward (especially to escape something hazardous or unpleasant) 1
    the retreat
    – the act of withdrawing or going backward (especially to escape something hazardous or unpleasant) 1
  5. the retreat
    – withdrawal for prayer and study and meditation 1
    the retreat; the retirement
    – withdrawal for prayer and study and meditation 1
    • retreat [the ~] noun
      • the religious retreat is a form of vacation activity1
    • retirement [the ~] noun
  6. the retreat
    – (military) withdrawal of troops to a more favorable position to escape the enemy's superior forces or after a defeat 1
    the retreat
    – (military) withdrawal of troops to a more favorable position to escape the enemy's superior forces or after a defeat 1
    • retreat [the ~] noun
      • the disorderly retreat of French troops1
  7. the retreat
    – an area where you can be alone 1
    the retreat; the hideaway
    – an area where you can be alone 1
  8. the retreat
    – (military) a bugle call signaling the lowering of the flag at sunset 1
    the retreat
    – (military) a bugle call signaling the lowering of the flag at sunset 1
  9. the retreat
    – (military) a signal to begin a withdrawal from a dangerous position 1
    the retreat
    – (military) a signal to begin a withdrawal from a dangerous position 1
  10. the retreat
    – a place of privacy; a place affording peace and quiet 1
    the retreat
    – a place of privacy; a place affording peace and quiet 1

to retreat verb (retreats, retreated, retreating)

  1. to retreat
    – make a retreat from an earlier commitment or activity 1
    to withdraw; to retreat; to back out; crawfish; to pull back; crawfish out; pull in one's horns; back away
    – make a retreat from an earlier commitment or activity 1
  2. to retreat
    – pull back or move away or backward 1
    to withdraw; to retreat; to retire; to pull back; to draw back; recede; move back; pull away
    – pull back or move away or backward 1
  3. to retreat
    – move back 1
    to retreat; retrograde
    – move back 1
    • retreat verb (retreats, retreated, retreating)
    • retrograde verb
      • The glacier retrogrades1
  4. to retreat
    – move away, as for privacy 1
    to retreat
    – move away, as for privacy 1
    • retreat verb (retreats, retreated, retreating)
      • The Pope retreats to Castelgondolfo every summer1

Conjugations for retreat:

present
  1. retreat
  2. retreat
  3. retreats
  4. retreat
  5. retreat
  6. retreat
simple past
  1. retreated
  2. retreated
  3. retreated
  4. retreated
  5. retreated
  6. retreated
present perfect
  1. have retreated
  2. have retreated
  3. has retreated
  4. have retreated
  5. have retreated
  6. have retreated
past continuous
  1. was retreating
  2. were retreating
  3. was retreating
  4. were retreating
  5. were retreating
  6. were retreating
future
  1. shall retreat
  2. will retreat
  3. will retreat
  4. shall retreat
  5. will retreat
  6. will retreat
continuous present
  1. am retreating
  2. are retreating
  3. is retreating
  4. are retreating
  5. are retreating
  6. are retreating
subjunctive
  1. be retreated
  2. be retreated
  3. be retreated
  4. be retreated
  5. be retreated
  6. be retreated
diverse
  1. retreat!
  2. let's retreat!
  3. retreated
  4. retreating
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for retreat:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
asylum asylum; refuge; retreat; safety zone; shelter asylum; free port; haven of refuge; hiding place; insane asylum; institution; lurking-place; mental home; mental hospital; mental institution; port of distress; port of refuge; psychiatric hospital; refuge; safety zone; sanctuary; shelter; underground shelter
crawfish crawdad; crawdaddy; crawfish; crayfish; ecrevisse; freshwater lobster; langouste; lobster; rock lobster; sea crawfish; spiny lobster
hideaway hideaway; retreat den; hideaway; hideout
refuge asylum; refuge; retreat; safety zone; shelter asylum; free port; haven; haven of refuge; hiding place; lurking-place; pause; port of distress; port of refuge; recourse; refuge; resort; safety; safety zone; sanctuary; shelter; traffic refuge; underground shelter
retire leaving; resignation; retire
retirement retirement; retreat retirement
retreat asylum; hideaway; refuge; retirement; retreat; safety zone; shelter
safety zone asylum; refuge; retreat; safety zone; shelter asylum; free port; haven of refuge; hiding place; lurking-place; port of distress; port of refuge; refuge; refugee camp; safety island; safety isle; safety zone; shelter; traffic island; underground shelter
shelter asylum; refuge; retreat; safety zone; shelter accommodation; asylum; cover; crisis centre; free port; haven of refuge; hiding place; housing; lee; lodging; lodgings; lurking-place; patronage; port of distress; port of refuge; protection; quarters; refuge; safety zone; shelter; somewhere to sleep; tax shelter; underground shelter
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
back away back away; back out; crawfish; crawfish out; pull back; pull in one's horns; retreat; withdraw
back out back away; back out; crawfish; crawfish out; pull back; pull in one's horns; retreat; withdraw back down; back out; climb down; shirk out
crawfish back away; back out; crawfish; crawfish out; pull back; pull in one's horns; retreat; withdraw
crawfish out back away; back out; crawfish; crawfish out; pull back; pull in one's horns; retreat; withdraw
draw back draw back; move back; pull away; pull back; recede; retire; retreat; withdraw draw back; pull back; retract; stand back; step back; withdraw
move back draw back; move back; pull away; pull back; recede; retire; retreat; withdraw
pull away draw back; move back; pull away; pull back; recede; retire; retreat; withdraw
pull back back away; back out; crawfish; crawfish out; draw back; move back; pull away; pull back; pull in one's horns; recede; retire; retreat; withdraw abdicate; draw; draw back; fetch back; pull back; resign; resign from; retire; retract; retrieve; secede from; stand back; step back; withdraw
pull in one's horns back away; back out; crawfish; crawfish out; pull back; pull in one's horns; retreat; withdraw
recede draw back; move back; pull away; pull back; recede; retire; retreat; withdraw drop off; fall back; fall behind; lose; recede
refuge hide; refuge; shelter
retire draw back; move back; pull away; pull back; recede; retire; retreat; withdraw abandon; abdicate; adjourn; come to a halt; depart from; fetch back; leave; pension; pension off; pull back; put out; resign; resign from; retire; retrieve; secede from; slow down; strike out; withdraw
retreat back away; back out; crawfish; crawfish out; draw back; move back; pull away; pull back; pull in one's horns; recede; retire; retreat; retrograde; withdraw
retrograde retreat; retrograde hash over; regress; rehash; retrograde; retrogress
shelter accommodate; accomodate someone; board; hide; house; lodge; offer someone lodges; place; refuge; shelter; station; take in to the house
withdraw back away; back out; crawfish; crawfish out; draw back; move back; pull away; pull back; pull in one's horns; recede; retire; retreat; withdraw abandon; abdicate; adjourn; bow out; call back; call in; come to a halt; depart from; disengage; draw; draw back; draw off; fetch back; leave; pull back; recall; recoil; recoil from; remove; resign; resign from; retire; retrieve; secede from; seclude; sequester; sequestrate; shrink; shrink back; slow down; stand back; step back; swallow; take; take away; take back; take out; unsay; withdraw
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
retrograde retral; retrograde; retrogressive
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
asylum asylum; lunatic asylum
back out back out
retire leave; retire; withdraw
retirement isolation; resignation; retirement; seclusion; withdrawal
retreat retreat
retrograde retrograde; retrogressive
shelter air-raid shelter; shelter
withdraw choose; draw in; leave; retire; withdraw

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Related Definitions for "retreat":

  1. the act of withdrawing or going backward (especially to escape something hazardous or unpleasant)1
  2. withdrawal for prayer and study and meditation1
    • the religious retreat is a form of vacation activity1
  3. (military) withdrawal of troops to a more favorable position to escape the enemy's superior forces or after a defeat1
    • the disorderly retreat of French troops1
  4. an area where you can be alone1
  5. (military) a bugle call signaling the lowering of the flag at sunset1
  6. (military) a signal to begin a withdrawal from a dangerous position1
  7. a place of privacy; a place affording peace and quiet1
  8. make a retreat from an earlier commitment or activity1
  9. pull back or move away or backward1
  10. move back1
  11. move away, as for privacy1
    • The Pope retreats to Castelgondolfo every summer1

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