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retreat के समानार्थी

(क्रिया) 
Definition
to withdraw or retire in the face of or from action with an enemy
They were forced to retreat.
समानार्थी
withdraw
Troops withdrew from the country last March.
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retire
He was wounded, but did not retire from the field.
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back off
They backed off in horror.
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draw back
I drew back with a horrified scream.
, ,
go back
, ,
depart
In the morning Mr McDonald departed for Sydney.
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fall back
The congregation fell back from them as they entered.
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recede
As she receded into the distance he waved goodbye.
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pull back
They were asked to pull back from their positions around the city.
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back away
The girls hastily backed away.
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recoil
People used to recoil from the idea of getting into debt.
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give ground
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turn tail
I turned tail and fled in the direction of the house.
विपरीत
, ,
move forward
(क्रिया) 
Definition
to alter one's opinion about something
The Government had to retreat on defence cuts.
समानार्थी
climb down
He has climbed down on pledges to reduce capital gains tax.
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change your decision
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backtrack
The finance minister backtracked on the decision.
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do a U-turn
, ,
change your mind
,
flip-flop (informal, mainly US)
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concede defeat
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back-pedal
He appeared to back-pedal on that statement.
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eat your words
(क्रिया) 
The tide retreats up to 500 yards on big springs.
समानार्थी
ebb
We hopped from rock to rock as the tide ebbed from the causeway.
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recede
The illness began to recede.
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flow out
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go down
Crime has gone down 70 per cent.
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fall
Her weight fell to under seven stone.
(संज्ञा) 
Definition
a withdrawal or retirement in the face of the enemy
The army was in full retreat.
समानार्थी
flight
his secret flight into exile
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retirement
retirement in the countryside
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departure
This would inevitably involve his departure from the post.
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withdrawal
the withdrawal of troops from Eastern Europe
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evacuation
an evacuation of the city's four million inhabitants
विपरीत
(संज्ञा) 
Definition
the act of altering one's opinion about something
There will be no retreat from his position.
समानार्थी
climbdown
,
about-turn (British)
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retraction
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backdown
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(संज्ञा) 
Definition
a place to which one may retire, esp. for religious contemplation
He spent yesterday in his country retreat.
समानार्थी
refuge
We climbed up a winding track towards a mountain refuge.
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haven
a real haven at the end of a busy working day
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resort
a genteel resort on the south coast
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shelter
a shelter for homeless women
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haunt
a favourite summer haunt for yachtsmen
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asylum
They applied for asylum after fleeing their home country.
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privacy
You can try them on in the privacy of your own home.
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den
The walls of his den were covered in posters.
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sanctuary
Some of them have sought sanctuary in the church.
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hideaway
The bandits fled to a remote mountain hideaway.
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seclusion
They love the seclusion of their garden.

अतिरिक्त समानार्थी शब्द

in the sense of asylum
Definition
refuge granted to a political refugee from a foreign country
They applied for asylum after fleeing their home country.
in the sense of back away
The girls hastily backed away.
समानार्थी
move back,
go back,
give ground,
turn tail
in the sense of back off
Definition
to retreat
They backed off in horror.
समानार्थी
go back,
move back,
turn tail

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