Übersetzung von “retract” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /rɪˈtrækt/ us formal

to take back an offer or statement, etc. or admit that a statement was false

When questioned on TV, he retracted his allegations.

to pull something back or in

replegar(se), retraer(se)
The wheels retract after the aircraft takes off.
The cat retracted its claws.
retractable adjective uk /-ˈtræk.tə.bl̩/ us

retráctil, replegable
Cats have retractable claws.
retraction noun uk /-ˈtræk.ʃən/ us

The newspaper printed a retraction for their previous error.

(Übersetzung von “retract” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


verb /riˈtrӕkt/

to pull, or be pulled, into the body etc

retraer, encoger
A cat can retract its claws
A cat’s claws can retract.
retraction /-ʃən/ noun

a retraction of the controversial statement.
retractable adjective

able to be pulled up or in

An aeroplane/airplane has retractable wheels.

(Übersetzung von “retract” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)