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Synonyms for retreat

Synonyms for retreat

something that physically protects, especially from danger

the moving back of a military force in the face of enemy attack or after a defeat

to move back or away from a point, limit, or mark

to abandon a former position or commitment

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to move back in the face of enemy attack or after a defeat

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(military) withdrawal of troops to a more favorable position to escape the enemy's superior forces or after a defeat

(military) a signal to begin a withdrawal from a dangerous position

(military) a bugle call signaling the lowering of the flag at sunset

an area where you can be alone

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withdrawal for prayer and study and meditation

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the act of withdrawing or going backward (especially to escape something hazardous or unpleasant)

move away, as for privacy

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Starting in Dublin, the retreat begins in the trail-running hub of County Wicklow, where they will experience the famous "Wicklow Way" and scenic trails surrounding the town of Glendalough.
Retreat House says: "Many of us today feel the need to slow down or step aside now and again, maybe to find a greater depth and connection in life as we live it - personal life, family life, working life.
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