Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Retreat.
6 letter answer(s) to retreat
a hospital for mentally incompetent or unbalanced person
a shelter from danger or hardship
8 letter answer(s) to retreat
remove oneself from an obligation; "He bowed out when he heard how much work was involved"
move backwards from a certain position; "The bully had to back down"
remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract;
keep away from others; "He sequestered himself in his study to write a book"
take back what one has said; "He swallowed his words"
make a retreat from an earlier commitment or activity; "We'll have to crawfish out from meeting with him"; "He backed out of his earlier promise"; "The aggressive investment company pulled in its horns"
release from something that holds fast, connects, or entangles; "I want to disengage myself from his influence"; "disengage the gears"
lose interest; "he retired from life when his wife died"
pull back or move away or backward;
remove (a commodity) from (a supply source); "She drew $2,000 from the account"; "The doctors drew medical supplies from the hospital's emergency bank"
cause to be returned; "recall the defective auto tires"; "The manufacturer tried to call back the spoilt yoghurt
7 letter answer(s) to retreat
regain a former condition after a financial loss; "We expect the stocks to recover to $2.90"; "The company managed to recuperate"
belong to an earlier time; "This story dates back 200 years"
return in thought or speech to something
come back to place where one has been before, or return to a previous activity
3 letter answer(s) to retreat
a room that is comfortable and secluded
a unit of 8 to 10 cub scouts
a hiding place; usually a remote place used by outlaws
the habitation of wild animals
a place of business with equipment and facilities for exercising and improving physical fitness
a fashionable hotel usually in a resort area
a health resort near a spring or at the seaside
4 letter answer(s) to retreat
pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life; "She died from cancer"; "The children perished in the fire"; "The patient went peacefully"; "The old guy kicked the bucket at the age of 102"
lose the lead
move out of or depart from; "leave the room"; "the fugitive has left the country"
the act of going out
an opening that permits escape or release;
euphemistic expressions for death; "thousands mourned his passing"
the habitation of wild animals
10 letter answer(s) to retreat
the act of withdrawing; "the withdrawal of French troops from Vietnam"
the termination of drug taking
formal separation from an alliance or federation
a method of birth control in which coitus is initiated but the penis is deliberately withdrawn before ejaculation
the act of ceasing to participate in an activity
the act of taking out money or other capital
the act of withdrawing blood, tumors, etc.; "the nurse was expert at the withdrawal of blood"
a retraction of a previously held position
avoiding emotional involvement
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