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the Prince’s temporary retreat from the public gaze
At the end of the dance Maggie thanked him and beat a hasty retreat back to her friends.
This represents a retreat from the Chancellor’s usual policies.
Surrounded by beautiful countryside, it is an ideal rural retreat.
This is the American English definition of retreat. View British English definition of retreat.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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