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unsay, take back, withdraw, swallow
v. take back what one has said; "He swallowed his words"
pull in one's horns, crawfish out, crawfish, back away, back out, pull back, withdraw, retreat
v. 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"
withdraw, disengage
v. release from something that holds fast, connects, or entangles; "I want to disengage myself from his influence"; "disengage the gears"
withdraw, retire
v. lose interest; "he retired from life when his wife died"
move back, pull back, draw back, pull away, retire, recede, retreat, withdraw
v. pull back or move away or backward; "The enemy withdrew"; "The limo pulled away from the curb"
draw off, take out, draw, withdraw
v. remove (a commodity) from (a supply source); "She drew $2,000 from the account"; "The doctors drew medical supplies from the hospital's emergency bank"
withdraw, retire
v. withdraw from active participation; "He retired from chess"
bow out, withdraw
v. retire gracefully; "He bowed out when he realized he could no longer handle the demands of the chairmanship"
retire, withdraw, adjourn
v. break from a meeting or gathering; "We adjourned for lunch"; "The men retired to the library"
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wrick, rick, turn, wrench, sprain, twist
v. twist suddenly so as to sprain; "wrench one's ankle"; "The wrestler twisted his shoulder"; "the hikers sprained their ankles when they fell"; "I turned my ankle and couldn't walk for several days"
change by reversal, reverse, turn
v. change to the contrary; "The trend was reversed"; "the tides turned against him"; "public opinion turned when it was revealed that the president had an affair with a White House intern"
change by reversal, reverse, turn
v. change to the contrary; "The trend was reversed"; "the tides turned against him"; "public opinion turned when it was revealed that the president had an affair with a White House intern"
resort, repair
v. move, travel, or proceed toward some place; "He repaired to his cabin in the woods"
snuff it, pop off, drop dead, give-up the ghost, buy the farm, cash in one's chips, kick the bucket, pass away, decease, croak, choke, conk, pass, expire, exit, go, perish, die
v. pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life; "She died from cancer"; "The children perished in the fire"; "The patient went peacefully"; "The old guy kicked the bucket at the age of 102"
slip
v. cause to move with a smooth or sliding motion; "he slipped the bolt into place"
run, go, move
v. progress by being changed; "The speech has to go through several more drafts"; "run through your presentation before the meeting"
subtract
v. take off or away; "this prefix was subtracted when the word was borrowed from French"
pick out, select, take, choose
v. pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives; "Take any one of these cards"; "Choose a good husband for your daughter"; "She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her"
disclaim
v. renounce a legal claim or title to
disclaim
v. renounce a legal claim or title to
tempt, lure, entice
v. provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion; "He lured me into temptation"
resile, retract, forswear, recant, abjure
v. formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure; "He retracted his earlier statements about his religion"; "She abjured her beliefs"
unsay, take back, withdraw, swallow
v. take back what one has said; "He swallowed his words"
revoke
v. fail to follow suit when able and required to do so
revoke
v. fail to follow suit when able and required to do so
distort, twine, twist
v. form into a spiral shape; "The cord is all twisted"
disarticulate, disjoint
v. separate at the joints; "disjoint the chicken before cooking it"
detach
v. separate (a small unit) from a larger, especially for a special assignment; "detach a regiment"
come away, come off, detach
v. come to be detached; "His retina detached and he had to be rushed into surgery"
take out
v. remove something from a container or an enclosed space
disconnect
v. make disconnected, disjoin or unfasten
pull
v. hit in the direction that the player is facing when carrying through the swing; "pull the ball"
withdraw, disengage
v. release from something that holds fast, connects, or entangles; "I want to disengage myself from his influence"; "disengage the gears"
disunite, part, divide, separate
v. force, take, or pull apart; "He separated the fighting children"; "Moses parted the Red Sea"
draw out, educe, extract, elicit, evoke
v. deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning); "We drew out some interesting linguistic data from the native informant"
withdraw, retire
v. lose interest; "he retired from life when his wife died"
withdraw, retire
v. lose interest; "he retired from life when his wife died"
travel away, go away, depart, go
v. go away from a place; "At what time does your train leave?"; "She didn't leave until midnight"; "The ship leaves at midnight"
travel away, go away, depart, go
v. go away from a place; "At what time does your train leave?"; "She didn't leave until midnight"; "The ship leaves at midnight"
travel away, go away, depart, go
v. go away from a place; "At what time does your train leave?"; "She didn't leave until midnight"; "The ship leaves at midnight"
travel away, go away, depart, go
v. go away from a place; "At what time does your train leave?"; "She didn't leave until midnight"; "The ship leaves at midnight"
take a hop, resile, ricochet, reverberate, recoil, rebound, bound, spring, bounce
v. spring back; spring away from an impact; "The rubber ball bounced"; "These particles do not resile but they unite after they collide"
settle, subside
v. sink down or precipitate; "the mud subsides when the waters become calm"
move back, pull back, draw back, pull away, retire, recede, retreat, withdraw
v. pull back or move away or backward; "The enemy withdrew"; "The limo pulled away from the curb"
move back, pull back, draw back, pull away, retire, recede, retreat, withdraw
v. pull back or move away or backward; "The enemy withdrew"; "The limo pulled away from the curb"
retreat, retrograde
v. move back; "The glacier retrogrades"
take off, set out, set off, set forth, start out, start, part, depart
v. leave; "The family took off for Florida"
get out, go out, leave, exit
v. move out of or depart from; "leave the room"; "the fugitive has left the country"
get out, go out, leave, exit
v. move out of or depart from; "leave the room"; "the fugitive has left the country"
decline
v. go down; "The roof declines here"
quail, recoil, wince, shrink, cringe, funk, squinch, flinch
v. draw back, as with fear or pain; "she flinched when they showed the slaughtering of the calf"
transfer, remove
v. shift the position or location of, as for business, legal, educational, or military purposes; "He removed his children to the countryside"; "Remove the troops to the forest surrounding the city"; "remove a case to another court"
retreat
v. move away, as for privacy; "The Pope retreats to Castelgondolfo every summer"
gain, win, acquire
v. win something through one's efforts; "I acquired a passing knowledge of Chinese"; "Gain an understanding of international finance"
make
v. perform or carry out; "make a decision"; "make a move"; "make advances"; "make a phone call"
clear, net
v. yield as a net profit; "This sale netted me $1 million"
draw, reap
v. get or derive; "He drew great benefits from his membership in the association"
call for, gather up, pick up, collect
v. gather or collect; "You can get the results on Monday"; "She picked up the children at the day care center"; "They pick up our trash twice a week"
call back
v. return or repeat a telephone call; "I am busy right now--can you call back in an hour?"; "She left a message but the contractor never called back"
act
v. be engaged in an activity, often for no particular purpose other than pleasure
retire
v. go into retirement; stop performing one's work or withdraw from one's position; "He retired at age 68"
retire
v. go into retirement; stop performing one's work or withdraw from one's position; "He retired at age 68"
withdraw, retire
v. withdraw from active participation; "He retired from chess"
withdraw, retire
v. withdraw from active participation; "He retired from chess"
pull up stakes, depart, leave
v. remove oneself from an association with or participation in; "She wants to leave"; "The teenager left home"; "She left her position with the Red Cross"; "He left the Senate after two terms"; "after 20 years with the same company, she pulled up stakes"
pull up stakes, depart, leave
v. remove oneself from an association with or participation in; "She wants to leave"; "The teenager left home"; "She left her position with the Red Cross"; "He left the Senate after two terms"; "after 20 years with the same company, she pulled up stakes"
pull up stakes, depart, leave
v. remove oneself from an association with or participation in; "She wants to leave"; "The teenager left home"; "She left her position with the Red Cross"; "He left the Senate after two terms"; "after 20 years with the same company, she pulled up stakes"
pull up stakes, depart, leave
v. remove oneself from an association with or participation in; "She wants to leave"; "The teenager left home"; "She left her position with the Red Cross"; "He left the Senate after two terms"; "after 20 years with the same company, she pulled up stakes"
move out, take out, remove
v. cause to leave; "The teacher took the children out of the classroom"
retire, withdraw, adjourn
v. break from a meeting or gathering; "We adjourned for lunch"; "The men retired to the library"
retire, withdraw, adjourn
v. break from a meeting or gathering; "We adjourned for lunch"; "The men retired to the library"
recall
v. make unavailable; bar from sale or distribution; "The company recalled the product when it was found to be faulty"
desert
v. leave behind; "the students deserted the campus after the end of exam period"
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take away
v. take from a person or place; "We took the abused child away from its parents"
buy
v. acquire by trade or sacrifice or exchange; "She wanted to buy his love with her dedication to him and his work"
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buy
v. accept as true; "I can't buy this story"
perforate, penetrate
v. pass into or through, often by overcoming resistance; "The bullet penetrated her chest"
operate, lock, mesh, engage
v. keep engaged; "engaged the gears"
come
v. cover a certain distance; "She came a long way"
plunge
v. dash violently or with great speed or impetuosity; "She plunged at it eagerly"
go on, march on, move on, pass on, progress, advance
v. move forward, also in the metaphorical sense; "Time marches on"
convene
v. meet formally; "The council convened last week"
work, make
v. proceed along a path; "work one's way through the crowd"; "make one's way into the forest"
go by, go past, pass by, travel by, pass, surpass
v. move past; "A black limousine passed by when she looked out the window"; "He passed his professor in the hall"; "One line of soldiers surpassed the other"
thrust, hurtle, hurl, lunge
v. make a thrusting forward movement
place, commit, put, invest
v. make an investment; "Put money into bonds"
bank, deposit
v. put into a bank account; "She deposits her paycheck every month"
go about, set about, approach
v. begin to deal with; "approach a task"; "go about a difficult problem"; "approach a new project"
die hard, endure, run, persist, prevail
v. continue to exist; "These stories die hard"; "The legend of Elvis endures"
withdraw
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