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Translation of "retreat" - English-Turkish dictionary

retreat

noun     /rɪˈtriːt/
MOVE [U, no plural]
a move away, especially to a place or situation which is safer or quieter daha güvenli yere/bölgeye gerileme/çekilme/hareket etme/intikal etme He saw the dog coming towards him and beat a hasty retreat (= moved quickly away).Direction of motionPoints of the compassRunning away and escaping
MILITARY [C, U]
a move back by soldiers or an army, especially to avoid fighting cephe hattından geri çekilme; çekilme; savaştan/mücadeleden vazgeçme a strategic retreatResponding to an attack
PLACE [C]
a quiet place where you can go to rest or be alone tenha/kafa dinlenecek yer, inziva köşesi, sığınak a mountain retreatSafe and enclosed spaces
(Definition of retreat noun from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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