Hindi translation of retreat
retreatPowered by COBUILD /rɪˈtriːt रिˈट्रीट्/
Word forms: retreats, retreating, retreated
Definitions and Translations
1. intransitive verb
If you retreat from someone or something, you move away from them.पीछे की ओर जाना ⇒ He retreated to his bedroom to think things over.
2. intransitive verb, variable noun
If an army retreats, or if it is in retreat, it moves away from an enemy in order to avoid fighting.पीछे हटना/प्रत्यावर्तन mn ⇒ The soldiers were forced to retreat. ⇒ ...Napoleon's retreat from Moscow.
3. countable noun
A retreat is a quiet secluded place where you go to rest or to do something in private.एकांतस्थल mn
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Example Sentences Including 'retreat'
The restaurant waiter came to the kitchen door, raised his eyebrows and beat a hasty retreat.LOOKING FOR ANDREW McCARTHY (2002)
Then the sound of a horn reached him: three long, mournful notes calling the Karien retreat.TREASON KEEP (2001)
Still the Führer refused permission for the Sixth Army to retreat ; his eyes seared the situation maps demanding deliverance.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
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Translation of retreat from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary