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re·treats

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  1. treaters

  2. tree rats

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  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

Examples of retreats in a Sentence

  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. Catherine Bradshaw:

    The surface of the Antarctic ice sheet is very bright, and it reflects some 50-80 % of the sunlight that hits it. Where the ice sheet retreats and exposes the darker land surface underneath, this ground is much less reflective and so absorbs more sunlight, which warms it up.

  4. Richard Roth:

    I really think it's a body blow for the United Nations, the Secretary-General said it's The Secretary-General lowest moment on the job. They hold all these' preventative diplomacy' sessions and retreats and consultations... and then Russian tanks run right over the precious United Nations charter.

  5. 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.

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