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retreat

synonym (synonym of retreat)

antonym (antonym of retreat)

hypernym (retreat IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • (military) a bugle call signaling the lowering of the flag at sunset (noun.communication)
    a signal broadcast by the sound of a bugle (noun.communication)
     
  • (military) a signal to begin a withdrawal from a dangerous position (noun.communication)
    any nonverbal action or gesture that encodes a message (noun.communication)
     
  • a place of privacy; a place affording peace and quiet (noun.location)
    a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography) (noun.location)
     
  • an area where you can be alone (noun.artifact)
    a part of a structure having some specific characteristic or function (noun.artifact)
     
  • move back (verb.motion)
    pull back or move away or backward (verb.motion)
     
  • pull back or move away or backward (verb.motion)
    change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically (verb.motion)
     
  • the act of withdrawing or going backward (especially to escape something hazardous or unpleasant) (noun.act)
    the act of withdrawing (noun.act)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF retreat relation)

  • (military) withdrawal of troops to a more favorable position to escape the enemy's superior forces or after a defeat (noun.act)
    to break off a military action with an enemy (noun.act)
     
  • a place of privacy; a place affording peace and quiet (noun.location)
    (India) a place of religious retreat for Hindus (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.location)
    a sheltered and secluded place (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.location)
    a cosy or secluded retreat (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.location)
    a pleasant and secluded part of a garden; usually attached to a mansion (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.location)
    a place of inviolable privacy (noun.location)
     
  • move away, as for privacy (verb.motion)
    retreat as if into a cocoon, as from an unfriendly environment (verb.motion)
     
  • pull back or move away or backward (verb.motion)
    move back and away from (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    move back (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    move backwards from a certain position (verb.motion)
     

instance hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF retreat relation (represent specific [usually real-world] instances of something))

  • a place of privacy; a place affording peace and quiet (noun.location)
    a retreat to the northwest of Washington that is used by the president of the United States (noun.location)
     

verb group (retreat is verb group of ....)

derivation (.... is derived from retreat)

  • an area where you can be alone (noun.artifact)
    move away, as for privacy (verb.motion)
     
  • make a retreat from an earlier commitment or activity (verb.communication)
    the act of withdrawing (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a student who withdraws from the educational institution in which he or she was enrolled (noun.person)
     
  • move away, as for privacy (verb.motion)
    an area where you can be alone (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.location)
    a place of privacy; a place affording peace and quiet (noun.location)
     
  • pull back or move away or backward (verb.motion)
    (military) the act of pulling back (especially an orderly withdrawal of troops) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of becoming more distant (noun.act)
     

domain category (retreat is domain category of ....)

synonym antonym hypernym hyponym instance hyponym verb group derivation hideaway retirement draw back retrograde advance advancement forward motion onward motion go on march on withdrawal area bugle call sign country disengagement fallback ashram nook nest pleasance camp david draw back move back pull away pull back back away back out withdrawal withdrawer pullback receding recession

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