Withdrew
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 {Withdrew} (-dr[udd]"); p. p. {Withdrawn} (-dr[add]n"); p. pr.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]


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  • withdrew — the past tense of withdraw …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • withdrew — (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

  • withdrew — [[t]wɪðdru͟ː[/t]] Withdrew is the past tense of withdraw …   English dictionary

  • withdrew — /widh drooh , with /, v. pt. of withdraw. * * * …   Universalium

  • withdrew — UK / US the past tense of withdraw …   English dictionary

  • withdrew — the past tense of withdraw …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • withdrew — with•drew [[t]wɪðˈdru, wɪθ [/t]] v. pt. of withdraw …   From formal English to slang

  • withdrew — /wɪðˈdru/ (say widh drooh), /wɪθ / (say with ) verb past tense of withdraw …   Australian English dictionary

  • WITHDREW — …   Useful english dictionary

  • withdrew checks — take the money by depositing a check, cash a check …   English contemporary dictionary

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