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Meaning & Definition of Withdrawal in English

English

Withdrawal

/wɪðdrɔəl/

noun

1. A retraction of a previously held position

    synonym:
  • withdrawal
  • ,
  • backdown
  • ,
  • climb-down

2. The act of taking out money or other capital

    synonym:
  • withdrawal

3. The act of withdrawing

  • "The withdrawal of french troops from vietnam"
    synonym:
  • withdrawal

4. Avoiding emotional involvement

    synonym:
  • withdrawal
  • ,
  • detachment

5. The act of withdrawing blood, tumors, etc.

  • "The nurse was expert at the withdrawal of blood"
    synonym:
  • withdrawal

6. The act of ceasing to participate in an activity

    synonym:
  • withdrawal

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 A method of birth control in which coitus is initiated but the penis is deliberately withdrawn before ejaculation

    synonym:
  • coitus interruptus
  • ,
  • withdrawal method
  • ,
  • withdrawal
  • ,
  • pulling out
  • ,
  • onanism

8. Formal separation from an alliance or federation

    synonym:
  • secession
  • ,
  • withdrawal

9. The termination of drug taking

    synonym:
  • withdrawal
  • ,
  • drug withdrawal

Examples of using

The Soviet troops have started the withdrawal from Afghanistan.