Portuguese translation of retreat
1 (place) retiro
2 (act) retirada
2 (flood) retroceder
to beat a hasty retreat bater em retirada
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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 Portuguese Dictionary