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  1. treaters, tree rats

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of retreats in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of retreats in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Petro Poroshenko:

    War could start at any moment, but we are ready to do everything possible to dispel any room for doubts or retreats.

  2. Major General Sir William Napier, Peninsular War [1810]:

    Honorable retreats are no ways inferior to brave charges, as having less fortune, more of discipline, and as much valor.

  3. Paul Joseph:

    However May is a good month to visit, with the island's major annual jazz festival. So is November with the Tri St Lucia Triathlon event and Swim Fit retreats (where Olympic athletes coach).

  4. Marcus Aelius Aurelius:

    Men seek out retreats for themselves in the country, by the seaside, on the moutains. . .But all this is unphilosophical to the last degree. . .when thou canst at a moment's notice retire into thyself.

  5. William O. Douglas:

    Man is about to be an automaton; he is identifiable only in the computer. As a person of worth and creativity, as a being with an infinite potential, he retreats and battles the forces that make him inhuman. The dissent we witness is a reaffirmation of faith in man; it is protest against living under rules and prejudices and attitudes that produce the extremes of wealth and poverty and that make us dedicated to the destruction of people through arms, bombs, and gases, and that prepare us to think alike and be submissive objects for the regime of the computer.

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