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synonyms for re-treat

  • archipelago
  • enclave
  • isle
  • islet
  • peninsula
  • reef
  • atoll
  • bar
  • cay
  • haven
  • key
  • refuge
  • retreat
  • sanctuary
  • shelter
  • confinement
  • desolation
  • remoteness
  • segregation
  • solitude
  • aloneness
  • aloofness
  • concealment
  • detachment
  • exile
  • hiding
  • privacy
  • privateness
  • quarantine
  • reclusiveness
  • retreat
  • sequestration
  • withdrawal
  • beleaguerment
  • monkhood
  • reclusion
  • seclusiveness
  • beating
  • debacle
  • disaster
  • drubbing
  • embarrassment
  • romp
  • shutout
  • thrashing
  • whipping
  • comedown
  • confusion
  • flight
  • hiding
  • overthrow
  • retreat
  • ruin
  • shambles
  • trashing
  • upset
  • walkover
  • washout
  • waxing
  • vanquishment
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How to use re-treat in a sentence

Some were even re-arrested for the same nefarious purpose, and the daily papers published their names on each occasion.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
There is still a general tendency in universities on both sides of the Atlantic to treat propaganda as infection.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
Not only are they required to do things in a proper orderly manner, but people have to treat them with due deference.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
But first he held a whispered colloquy with the Princess, whom he entreated, or persuaded, to re-enter her gorgeous vehicle.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
They are still comparatively supple, and any misplaced pinnæ may be re-arranged without any difficulty.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
A ray of Consciousness is passed over that impression and you re-read it, you re-awaken the record.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
In the next two days he re-wrote the twenty thousand, and on the fifth day he tore it into shreds and threw it to the winds.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
They threw down their weapons with sullen obedience and the first great step towards the re-conquest of India was taken.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Rather blow out your own brains than treat with enmity those who are your liberators.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
You could use some force to prevent him, you could not kill him, or put out his eyes, or treat him roughly.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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