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1. withdrawal

noun. ['wɪðˈdrɔəl, wɪθˈdrɔəl'] the act of withdrawing.

Synonyms

  • receding
  • retirement
  • decampment
  • pullback
  • recession
  • going
  • going away
  • leaving
  • defection
  • evacuation
  • desertion
  • abandonment
  • effacement
  • retreat
  • departure

Antonyms

  • forward
  • disembarkation
  • birth
  • inactive

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • withdraw (English)
  • withdrawen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Withdrawal

  • tawil
  • gawel

How do you pronounce withdrawal?

Pronounce withdrawal as wɪθˈdrɔəl.

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Sentences with withdrawal


1. Noun, singular or mass
Instruct the banker to close the account after you have completed your withdrawal.

Quotes about withdrawal


1. I believe there should be no arbitrary date set for withdrawal and yet no permanent, unending deployment. No cut and run, yet measured progress in helping a people who want to be free without an illusion of overnight success.
- Rick Renzi

2. withdrawal

noun. ['wɪðˈdrɔəl, wɪθˈdrɔəl'] a retraction of a previously held position.

Synonyms

  • abjuration
  • climb-down
  • recantation
  • retraction

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • withdraw (English)
  • withdrawen (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. withdrawal

noun. ['wɪðˈdrɔəl, wɪθˈdrɔəl'] the act of taking out money or other capital.

Synonyms

  • remotion
  • disinvestment
  • bank withdrawal

Antonyms

  • dependent
  • concern

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • withdraw (English)
  • withdrawen (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. withdrawal

noun. ['wɪðˈdrɔəl, wɪθˈdrɔəl'] the act of ceasing to participate in an activity.

Antonyms

  • association

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • withdraw (English)
  • withdrawen (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. withdrawal

noun. ['wɪðˈdrɔəl, wɪθˈdrɔəl'] the act of withdrawing blood, tumors, etc..

Synonyms

  • remotion

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • withdraw (English)
  • withdrawen (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. withdrawal

noun. ['wɪðˈdrɔəl, wɪθˈdrɔəl'] the termination of drug taking.

Synonyms

  • termination
  • conclusion
  • cold turkey
  • ending

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • advance
  • activation
  • continuance

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • withdraw (English)
  • withdrawen (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. withdrawal

noun. ['wɪðˈdrɔəl, wɪθˈdrɔəl'] formal separation from an alliance or federation.

Synonyms

  • breakaway
  • breaking away
  • secession

Antonyms

  • monetization
  • beginning
  • middle
  • defeat

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • withdraw (English)
  • withdrawen (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. withdrawal

noun. ['wɪðˈdrɔəl, wɪθˈdrɔəl'] a method of birth control in which coitus is initiated but the penis is deliberately withdrawn before ejaculation.

Synonyms

  • pulling out
  • family planning
  • onanism
  • birth prevention
  • withdrawal method
  • coitus interruptus

Antonyms

  • contamination
  • union
  • connectedness
  • joint

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • withdraw (English)
  • withdrawen (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. withdrawal

noun. ['wɪðˈdrɔəl, wɪθˈdrɔəl'] avoiding emotional involvement.

Synonyms

  • detachment

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • withdraw (English)
  • withdrawen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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