GRE Word List

RETRACT

withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile

The meaning of the word retract is withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile.

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