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synonyms for retracted

  • back down
  • back off
  • cancel
  • deny
  • disavow
  • disown
  • pull back
  • recant
  • renege
  • renounce
  • repeal
  • repudiate
  • rescind
  • reverse
  • revoke
  • rule out
  • take back
  • withdraw
  • abjure
  • back
  • countermand
  • disclaim
  • eliminate
  • exclude
  • forswear
  • recall
  • recede
  • retreat
  • retrograde
  • sheathe
  • suspend
  • unsay
  • welsh
  • back out of
  • call off
  • change one's mind
  • draw in
  • eat one's words
  • fall back
  • forget it
  • go back on
  • have change of heart
  • nig
  • pull in
  • reel in
  • retrocede
  • take in
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antonyms for retracted

MOST RELEVANT
  • acknowledge
  • admit
  • agree
  • allow
  • approve
  • enforce
  • go forward
  • permit
  • sanction
  • accept
  • advance
  • forge
  • include
  • welcome
  • corroborate
  • emphasize
  • reaffirm
  • repeat
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How to use retracted in a sentence

They were condemned on confessions of Islamism and paganism, extorted by the rack, and afterwards retracted.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
He, however, afterward retracted this disavowal, and owned Demaratus as his son.
XERXESJACOB ABBOTT
The next week the Declarator retracted, in the manner in which it always retracted when a retraction was necessary.
DOMINIE DEANELLIS PARKER BUTLER
But, instead of reiterating his former accusations, he retracted almost every point.
HISTORY OF THE RISE OF THE HUGUENOTSHENRY BAIRD
With the motors retracted it was next to impossible to get to them, past their hydraulically operated booms and actuators.
TIGHT SQUEEZEDEAN CHARLES ING
They had, however, generally retracted their admissions of complicity made on the rack.
HISTORY OF THE RISE OF THE HUGUENOTSHENRY BAIRD
Nervously Bart moved one finger, and the long claw flicked out like a cat's, retracted.
THE COLORS OF SPACEMARION ZIMMER BRADLEY
He then went up into the Idaho mines, but not meeting with success, he retracted his steps and spent the winter in Oregon.
LYMAN'S HISTORY OF OLD WALLA WALLA COUNTY, VOL. 2 (OF 2)WILLIAM DENISON LYMAN
The Princess held out her hands impulsively and then retracted them as suddenly.
JOAN OF THE SWORD HANDS(AMUEL) R(UTHERFORD) CROCKETT
Thereupon, he made known to Napoleon his objections, retracted everything contained in the Concordat, rendering it thereby null.
THE WAR UPON RELIGIONREV. FRANCIS A. CUNNINGHAM
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO RETRACTED

  • abandoned
  • dishonored
  • disobeyed
  • disregarded
  • ignored
  • isolated
  • retracted
  • traduced
  • transgressed
  • violated
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.