What does retreated mean?

Definitions for retreated

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word retreated.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. retreated(noun)

    people who have retreated

    "he had only contempt for the retreated"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Retreated

    of Retreat


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of retreated in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of retreated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Nawid Forotan:

    Our forces did not get reinforcements on time, taliban were in big numbers, therefore our forces retreated.

  2. State John Kerry:

    This is a gigantic transformation that is taking place, you can see it with the naked eye, you see it where the ice has retreated from just in the last 15 to 20 years.

  3. Oumar Arby:

    I heard gunshots and heavy explosions, the fighting continued in the street and around the hotel. At one point, the Islamists retreated to the hotel and fired at the soldiers from inside.

  4. Ken Polcari:

    Today we gapped open again and the buyers retreated. There's no catalyst to really take it higher. If you start getting bank and other earnings that are really bad, nothing is going to hold.

  5. Teddy Goff:

    It wasn't as if we all kind of retreated into a bunker to drown our sorrows or anything like that, in the midst of that day, discovering that we were really rebuilding a list virtually from scratch, it was a realization that there was going to be a tough road ahead.

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