Translation of "retreat" - English-Turkish dictionary

retreat

verb [ I ] uk us /rɪˈtriːt/

When soldiers retreat, they move away from the enemy, especially to avoid fighting.

geri çekilmek; cephe hattından çekilmek; mücadeleden/şavaştan vazgeçmek; uzaklaşmak, geri gitmek
The army was forced to retreat.
retreat to/into, etc

to go away to a place or situation which is safer or quieter

daha güvenli ve sakin bir yere gitmek; gizlenmek/saklanmak
She retreated into the bathroom for some peace and quiet.

(Translation of “retreat verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)