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3 entries found for retreat.
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Main Entry: 1re·treat
Pronunciation: ri-primarystresstremacront
Function: noun
1 a : an act of going away especially from something difficult, dangerous, or disagreeable b : a military retreat from the enemy c : a signal for retreating
2 : a place of privacy or safety : REFUGE
3 : a period of withdrawal for prayer, meditation, study, or instruction under a director <went on a spiritual retreat>

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