Synonyms for retract |

Synonyms and antonyms for retract

1. retract (v.)

formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure


2. retract (v.)

pull away from a source of disgust or fear


3. retract (v.)

pull inward or towards a center

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4. retract (v.)

use a surgical instrument to hold open (the edges of a wound or an organ)