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adjective as in outgoing

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In 2008, trying to get to the left of Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama proposed withdrawing from the war in Iraq.

Was there anything else doctors could have done, short of withdrawing hydration?

As ever, he talked too big (it was an election year) about withdrawing from Iraq with honor and all that rot.

Why re-drawing Iraq, not withdrawing from it, may be his legacy.

The president thought his legacy would include withdrawing U.S. forces from Iraq.

In withdrawing aside sorrow remaineth: and the substance of the poor is according to his heart.

To prevent intruders or extruders from withdrawing his mind from the text, he exercises the Inhibitory function of the Attention.

On the addition of a small quantity of lime, it again acquired the power of withdrawing ammonia from its compounds.

They were afraid of the noise they must make in turning the keys, withdrawing the bolts, and lifting the latches.

Hence you are to conceive me withdrawing all objections to your printing anything you please.


On this page you'll find 366 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to withdrawing, such as: humble, average, base, baseborn, cast down, and common.

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