Thesaurus / retreat

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My heart stopped as the fish owl pivoted and took to the air in retreat, but the weight of the noose carpet held and drew the bird softly back to ground.
Lawful hacking and cyber-espionage have grown enormously as a business over the past decade, with no signs of retreat.
So far, BDG has created these event kits for its virtual yoga retreat in May that was produced for advertiser Nature’s Way, and for its Self-Care Saturday event this past Saturday that was built with advertiser lip filler brand Restylane Kysse.
Bustle planned to host an afternoon-long yoga retreat in Austin, Texas this spring for vitamin and supplement brand Nature’s Way.
The researchers also found that as the soapy film retreats, soap molecules pack together more tightly.
Prince John resumed his retreat from the lists, and the dispersion of the multitude became general.
IVANHOEWALTER SCOTT
They seem to follow the sun in its advance and retreat; and to fly on the zephyr wing after an eternal spring.
It can readily be traced in its retreat and easily taken from the sand.
Well,” rejoined the Doctor, rising and striding toward a window, “a good general may order a retreat.
DR. SEVIERGEORGE W. CABLE
Finally the Confederate lines began to waver and give way, and the bugle sounded the retreat.

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