Withdrawing
Withdraw With*draw" (w[i^][th]*dr[add]"), v. t. [imp. {Withdrew} (-dr[udd]"); p. p. {Withdrawn} (-dr[add]n"); p. pr. & vb. n. {Withdrawing}.] [With against + draw.] 1. To take back or away, as what has been bestowed or enjoyed; to draw back; to cause to move away or retire; as, to withdraw aid, favor, capital, or the like. [1913 Webster]

Impossible it is that God should withdraw his presence from anything. --Hooker. [1913 Webster]

2. To take back; to recall or retract; as, to withdraw false charges. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • withdrawing — (withdraw) v. pull back; remove from; take money from the bank; take back; retire; depart; remove; take out with·draw || wɪð drɔː ,wɪθ v. pull back; remove from; take money from the bank; take back; retire; depart; remove; take out …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Withdrawing-room — With*draw ing room , n. [See {Withdraw}, and cf. {Drawing room}.] A room for retirement from another room, as from a dining room; a drawing room. [1913 Webster] A door in the middle leading to a parlor and withdrawing room. Sir W. Scott. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Withdrawing accreditation — process of terminating accreditation in full (p. 3.20 ISO 17011:2004). Источник …   Словарь-справочник терминов нормативно-технической документации

  • withdrawing room — noun a formal room where visitors can be received and entertained • Syn: ↑drawing room • Hypernyms: ↑reception room * * * noun Etymology: withdrawing from gerund of withdraw : a room for retirement fr …   Useful english dictionary

  • withdrawing room — noun Date: 1591 a room to retire to (as from a dining room); especially drawing room …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • withdrawing room — Archaic. a room to withdraw or retire to; drawing room. [1585 95] * * * …   Universalium

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  • withdrawing room — noun archaic term for drawing room …   English new terms dictionary

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