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  Words related to retiring

Related / Similar Words: receding, unassuming, unassertive

 

Definition:
  • moving toward a position farther from the front; "the receding glaciers of the last ice age"; "retiring fogs revealed the rocky coastline";
  • not arrogant or presuming; "unassuming to a fault, skeptical about the value of his work"; "a shy retiring girl";
  • not blatant or overly aggressive in manner or appearance; "a retiring disposition";

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    Anagrams: entering, greeting, Girgenti, reignite

     

     
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