retreat

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Pronunciation[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
retreat

Third-person singular
retreats

Past tense
retreated

Past participle
retreated

Present participle
retreating

  1. If you retreat, you fall back, move away from the enemy.
    The army retreated yesterday.

Noun[change]

Singular
retreat

Plural
retreats

  1. A retreat is a quiet place where someone can relax.
    The retreat is in the forest.