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Princeton's WordNet

  1. retreatednoun

    people who have retreated

    "he had only contempt for the retreated"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Retreated

    of Retreat

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  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

Examples of retreated in a Sentence

  1. Ian Lindsey:

    The authorities have been working overtime to put down a containment area and they were here last night ready to defend us, but there wasn't a lot of fire really, anyone who needed to had retreated. I'm not surprised, last weekend was intense.

  2. Pyae Sone Aung:

    We did not know who got shot at first, it was like a war zone, all we could do was wait until the police retreated so that ambulances and paramedics could come and pick up the bodies, people injured and shot.

  3. Read MoreOne participant:

    At one point, I couldn't feel my fingers( because it was so cold). At the same time my tongue felt frozen, too. i retreated back to halfway down the mountain, and entered a wooden cabin at the direction of a rescuer. There were already about 10 more runners who came down earlier and we waited for rescue in the cabin for about an hour. Eventually about 50 runners came and took shelter in the cabin.

  4. 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.

  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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    the state of being polluted
    • A. defilement
    • B. collation
    • C. sapling
    • D. slur

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