Withdrawn

  • 1withdrawn — [adj1] unsociable aloof, aseptic, casual, cool, detached, disinterested, distant, incurious, indifferent, introverted, nongregarious, offish, quiet, recluse, reclusive, remote, reserved, restrained, retired, retiring, retreated, shrinking, shy,… …

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  • 2withdrawn — index inarticulate, null (invalid), null and void, taciturn, unapproachable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3withdrawn — (withdraw) with drawn || wɪð drɔːn ,wɪθ v. pull back; remove from; take money from the bank; take back; retire; depart; remove; take out with drawn || wɪð drɔːn ,wɪθ adj. reserved, introverted; aloof, recluse; taken back, recalled… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 4withdrawn — past participle of WITHDRAW(Cf. ↑withdraw). ► ADJECTIVE ▪ unusually shy or reserved …

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  • 5withdrawn — [withdrôn′, withdrôn′] vt., vi. pp. of WITHDRAW adj. withdrawing within oneself; shy, reserved, introverted, etc …

    English World dictionary

  • 6withdrawn — withdrawn1 [ wıð drɔn ] adjective very quiet and preferring not talk to other people: After his mother s death he became shy and withdrawn. withdrawn withdrawn 2 the past participle of withdraw …

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  • 7withdrawn — [[t]wɪðdrɔ͟ːn[/t]] 1) Withdrawn is the past participle of withdraw. 2) ADJ GRADED: v link ADJ Someone who is withdrawn is very quiet, and does not want to talk to other people. Her husband had become withdrawn and moody. Syn: introverted …

    English dictionary

  • 8withdrawn — (Scratched) A horse that is withdrawn (or scratched) from a race before the start. Horses can be withdrawn due to adverse track conditions or because of illness or injury …

    Equestrian sports dictionary

  • 9Withdrawn — 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 {Withdrew} ( dr[udd] ); p. p. {Withdrawn} ( dr[add]n ); p. pr.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… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10withdrawn — adjective Date: 1615 1. removed from immediate contact or easy approach ; isolated 2. socially detached and unresponsive ; exhibiting withdrawal ; introverted < a shy and withdrawn child > • withdrawnness noun …

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  • 11withdrawn — with|drawn [wıðˈdro:n, wıθ US ˈdro:n] adj very shy and quiet, and concerned only about your own thoughts ▪ After his wife s death he became more and more withdrawn …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12withdrawn — adjective Kate has become so withdrawn since Lucius left for the Gulf Syn: introverted, unsociable, inhibited, uncommunicative, unforthcoming, quiet, taciturn, reticent, reserved, retiring, private, reclusive; shy, timid; aloof, indrawn; informal …

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  • 13withdrawn — I UK [wɪðˈdrɔːn] / US [wɪðˈdrɔn] adjective very quiet and preferring not to talk to other people After his mother s death he became shy and withdrawn. II UK / US the past participle of withdraw …

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  • 14withdrawn — [wɪðˈdrɔːn] adj I very quiet and preferring not to talk to other people II withdrawn the past participle of withdraw …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 15withdrawn — adjective 1. tending to reserve or introspection a quiet indrawn man • Syn: ↑indrawn • Similar to: ↑reserved • Derivationally related forms: ↑withdrawnness 2. withdrawn from society; seeking solit …

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  • 16withdrawn — withdrawnness, n. /widh drawn , with /, v. 1. pp. of withdraw. adj. 2. removed from circulation, contact, competition, etc. 3. shy; retiring; reticent. Syn. 3. quiet, reserved, aloof, detached. * * * …

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  • 17withdrawn — adjective /ˈwɪθdɻɑʊn/ introvert …

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  • 18withdrawn — with·drawn with drȯn adj socially detached and unresponsive: exhibiting withdrawal: INTROVERTED …

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  • 19withdrawn — Synonyms and related words: Laodicean, Olympian, alienated, alone, aloof, anonymous, apart, apathetic, aseptic, backward, bashful, benumbed, blah, blank, blase, bored, careless, casual, chilled, chilly, closet, cold, comatose, companionless,&#8230; …

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  • 20withdrawn — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Removed] Syn. retired, secluded, isolated, departed, cloistered, recluse, drawn back, gone into retirement, taken out, absent, retreated. Ant. active*, involved, progressing. 2. [Introverted] Syn. shy, reserved, retiring …

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