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  Words related to withdrawal

Related / Similar Words: drug withdrawal, secession, backdown, climb-down, detachment

 

Definition:
  • the act of withdrawing;
  • the termination of drug taking;
  • formal separation from an alliance or federation;
  • the act of taking out money or other capital;
  • a retraction of a previously held position;
  • avoiding emotional involvement;

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    Hyponyms: effacement, self-effacement, retirement, retreat, evacuation, decampment, desertion, abandonment, defection, pullback, receding, recession, cold turkey, breakaway, breaking away, bank withdrawal, disinvestment

     

    Derivational Morphology: bow out, withdraw, adjourn, retire, retreat, pull away, draw back, recede, pull back, move back, disengage, back out, back away, crawfish, crawfish out, pull in one's horns, remove, take, take away, seclude, sequester, sequestrate, secede, splinter, break away, draw, take out, draw off, back up, back off, back down, swallow, take back, unsay

     

     
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