English synonyms about - contact  

withdrawal

noun

1 withdrawal

A retraction of a previously held position.

synonyms: backdown, climb-down.

Roget 607: change of mind, change of intention, change of purpose; afterthought.    tergiversation, recantation; palinode, palinody; renunciation; abjuration, abjurement; defection etc. (relinquishment) ... show more

Roget 789: taking etc. v.; reception etc. (taking in) 296; deglutition etc. (taking food) 298; appropriation, prehension, prensation; ... show more

Roget 287: recession, retirement, withdrawal; retreat; retrocession etc. 283; departure, etc. 293; recoil etc. 277; ... show more

Roget 283: regress, regression; retrocession, retrogression, retrograduation, retroaction; reculade; retreat, withdrawal, retirement, remigration; recession etc. (motion from) ... show more

Roget 38: subtraction, subduction; deduction, retrenchment; removal, withdrawal; ablation, sublation; abstraction etc. (taking) 789; garbling, ... show more

Polish: cofnięcie, odwołanie, wycofanie



2 withdrawal

The act of taking out money or other capital.

3 withdrawal

The act of withdrawing.

Polish: ucieczka

4 withdrawal

Avoiding emotional involvement.

synonym: detachment.

5 withdrawal

The act of withdrawing blood, tumors, etc..

6 withdrawal

The act of ceasing to participate in an activity.

7 withdrawal

A method of birth control in which coitus is initiated but the penis is deliberately withdrawn before ejaculation.

synonyms: coitus interruptus, onanism, pulling out, withdrawal method.

Dutch: onanie
Polish: stosunek przerywany

8 withdrawal

Formal separation from an alliance or federation.

synonym: secession.

Roget 624: relinquishment, abandonment; desertion, defection, secession, withdrawal; cave of Adullam; nolle prosequi [Lat.].    discontinuance etc. (cessation) 142; renunciation ... show more

Dutch: afscheiding
Polish: secesja

9 withdrawal

The termination of drug taking.

synonym: drug withdrawal.


Moby thesaurus: Jim Crow, abandonment, abdication, abjuration, abjurement, abolishment, abolition, abrogation, absentation, abstraction, abulia, agreement to disagree, alienation, aloneness, aloofness, anesthesia, annulment, anxiety, anxiety equivalent, anxiety state ... show more.

Find more on withdrawal elsewhere: etymology - rhymes - Wikipedia.

debug info: 0.0373