Italian translation of 'retreat'
a country retreat
una tranquilla casa in campagna,
un rifugio di campagnato go into retreat (religion)
andare in ritiro
ritiratato be in retreat
essere in ritirata or rottato beat a hasty retreat (figurative)
the army retreated
battere in ritirata
- (move back)
l'esercito batté in ritirata
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 Italian Dictionary