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RETREAT

'RETREAT' is a 7 letter word starting with R and ending with T

Crossword clues for 'RETREAT'

ClueAnswer

Go backward (7)RETREAT
Place of privacy (7)
Withdraw from enemy (7)
Recede; asylum (7)
Move backwards (7)
Go back over one's tracks (7)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for RETREAT

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word retreat will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

2 letter words

GO

3 letter words

CUP - DEN - DIP - EBB - FLY - JIB - MEW - SHY - TIP

4 letter words

BACK - BANK - BOWL - CANT - CELL - DISH - DIVE - DRAW - DROP - DUCK - EXIT - FADE - FALL - FEAR - FLEE - GIVE - HOLE - HOME - KEEL - LAIR - LEAN - LIST - NEST - NOOK - PORT - PULL - QUIT - RAKE - REEL - RISE - ROUT - SINK - SWAG - SWAY - TILT - WANE

5 letter words

ARBOR - AVOID - BLINK - BOWER - CACHE - CLIMB - COVER - CRASH - CUBBY - DEMUR - DODGE - EVADE - GOING - GRADE - HAVEN - HOVER - KIOSK - LAPSE - LEAVE - NICHE - PAUSE - PITCH - QUAIL - SIDLE - SLANT - SLOPE - SLUMP - START - STASH - STUDY - WINCE - YIELD

6 letter words

ADYTUM - ALCOVE - AMBUSH - ARBOUR - ASCEND - ASHRAM - ASYLUM - BLENCH - BOW OUT - CAREEN - CLOSET - CORNER - COVERT - CRANNY - CRINGE - DEBATE - DECAMP - DEPART - DUGOUT - EGRESS - ESCAPE - EXODUS - FALTER - FLIGHT - FLINCH - GAZEBO - GO AWAY - GO BACK - HARBOR - HEGIRA - HIDING - HOLLOW - PLUNGE - PONDER - RECEDE - RECESS - RECOIL - REFUGE - REMOVE - RESORT - RETIRE - REVERT - SHELVE - SHRINK - STRAIN - SWERVE - UPRISE - VACATE - VANISH - WEASEL

7 letter words

ABANDON - ABSCOND - BACK OFF - BACK OUT - BALANCE - CABINET - CESSION - DECLINE - DESCEND - DIE AWAY - DRAW OFF - DWINDLE - EVASION - FALL OFF - FOXHOLE - GETAWAY - HARBOUR - HIDEOUT - HOSPICE - INCLINE - INCURVE - LEAVING - MOVE OFF - PARTING - PASSING - PERGOLA - PRIVACY - PULL OUT - PULLOUT - RELAPSE - REMOVAL - RETRACT - RETREAT - RUN AWAY - RUN BACK - SANCTUM - SCRUPLE - SECRECY - SHELTER - STICK AT - STICKLE - WALKOUT

8 letter words

BACK DOWN - BOLT-HOLE - CLOISTER - COLLAPSE - DIMINISH - DOWNTURN - DRAW BACK - DROP BACK - EVACUATE - FADE AWAY - FALL AWAY - FALL BACK - FALLBACK - FUNK HOLE - GIVE BACK - GIVING IN - GIVING UP - GO UPHILL - HANG BACK - HESITATE - HIDEAWAY - MOVE AWAY - MOVE BACK - POOR FARM - PULL AWAY - PULL BACK - PULLBACK - RECEDING - RECULADE - REEL BACK - REST HOME - SHEER OFF - SIDESTEP - SLOWDOWN - SOLITUDE - STAND OFF - STRAIN AT - TURN BACK - TURN TAIL - WITHDRAW

9 letter words

ALMSHOUSE - APARTHEID - APARTNESS - AVOIDANCE - BACKPEDAL - BUGLE CALL - CATABASIS - CLIMB DOWN - COVERTURE - CUBBYHOLE - DEPARTURE - DISAPPEAR - DISENGAGE - DOWNTREND - DRIFT AWAY - DWINDLING - GIVE PLACE - HARBORAGE - HEM AND HAW - HERMITAGE - HIDEY HOLE - HOSPITIUM - HUM AND HAW - ISOLATION - LATHHOUSE - ORPHANAGE - POORHOUSE - PRIVATISM - RECEDENCE - RECESSION - RECLUSION - REMISSION - RETROCEDE - SANCTUARY - SECLUSION - STAND BACK - START BACK - SURRENDER - TURN ASIDE - WEASEL OUT - WORKHOUSE

10 letter words

DARK CORNER - DECAMPMENT - DECLENSION - DELIBERATE - DETACHMENT - DIMINUENDO - EVACUATION - FOSTER HOME - GIVE GROUND - GIVING OVER - GLASSHOUSE - GO DOWNHILL - GREENHOUSE - IVORY TOWER - LOSE GROUND - QUARANTINE - RETIREMENT - RETRACTION - RETROGRADE - SEPARATION - SHRINK BACK - START ASIDE - SUBSIDENCE - TAKE FLIGHT - THINK TWICE - WITHDRAWAL

11 letter words

ABANDONMENT - CONCEALMENT - COUNTRY CLUB - DECRESCENDO - GO BACKWARDS - HIDING PLACE - NURSING HOME - RUSTICATION - SECRET PLACE - SEGREGATION - SUMMERHOUSE - UNDERCOVERT

12 letter words

BEAT A RETREAT - CAPITULATION - CONSERVATORY - DECELERATION - HALFWAY HOUSE - HOLY OF HOLIES - ISOLATIONISM - RENUNCIATION - RETRACTATION - RETRACTILITY - RETROCEDENCE - SHILLY-SHALLY - SIDESTEPPING - WITHDRAWMENT

13 letter words

DISENGAGEMENT - PRIVATIZATION - SEQUESTRATION

14 letter words

DECLINE AND FALL - RELINQUISHMENT - STOP TO CONSIDER

15 letter words

THINK TWICE ABOUT

16 letter words

SANCTUM SANCTORUM - STRADDLE THE FENCE - WIDEN THE DISTANCE

17 letter words

SPLENDID ISOLATION

Definition of retreat

  • 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"
  • move away, as for privacy; "The Pope retreats to Castelgondolfo every summer"
  • the act of withdrawing or going backward (especially to escape something hazardous or unpleasant)
  • (military) withdrawal of troops to a more favorable position to escape the enemy's superior forces or after a defeat; "the disorderly retreat of French troops"
  • (military) a bugle call signaling the lowering of the flag at sunset
  • (military) a signal to begin a withdrawal from a dangerous position
  • a place of privacy; a place affording peace and quiet

Anagrams of retreat

ETTARRE - TREATER


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