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retreat

1. verb MIL withdraw from battle2. verb back down3. verb FIN decline in value4. verb withdraw to private place 5. verb move back6. noun withdrawal7. noun quiet place8. noun period of meditation 1 verb MIL withdraw from battle INTRANSITIVEcúlaigh verb  c m uthey retreated back to the trees chúlaigh siad siar chuig na crainn 2 verb back down INTRANSITIVEtarraing siar  c m uthey had to retreat from their plan bhí orthu tarraingt siar óna bplean
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3 verb FIN decline in value INTRANSITIVEthe euro retreated further today thit luach an euro tuilleadh inniu 4 verb withdraw to private place INTRANSITIVEshe retreated to her room d'imigh sí léi chuig a seomra, thug sí a seomra uirthi féinhe retreats into himself cúbann sé isteach ann féin 5 verb move back INTRANSITIVEcúlaigh verb  c m utéigh ar gcúlas the ice cap is retreating de réir mar atá an oighearchaidhp ag cúlú, de réir mar atá an oighearchaidhp ag dul ar gcúlthe Gaeltacht is retreating tá an Ghaeltacht ag cúngú 6 noun withdrawalcúlú masc  c m uthe Russian retreat cúlú na Rúiseachthey were forced to make a quick retreat b'éigean dóibh cúlú go tapaI beat a hasty retreat back to my car theith mé go pras ar ais chuig mo ghluaisteán 7 noun quiet placetearmann masc1  c m uáit chúlráideachhe has a country retreat there for himself tá tearmann tuaithe aige dó féin ansin 8 noun period of meditationcúrsa spioradálta

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