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withdrawn

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adjective with·drawn \with-ˈdrȯn, with-\

Simple Definition of withdrawn

  • : very quiet and usually shy : not talking much to other people

Full Definition of withdrawn

  1. 1 :  removed from immediate contact or easy approach :  isolated

  2. 2 :  socially detached and unresponsive :  exhibiting withdrawal :  introverted <a shy and withdrawn child>

with·drawn·ness play \-ˈdrȯn-nəs\ noun

Examples of withdrawn

  1. He became more withdrawn after his brother's death.

  2. She was withdrawn as a child but is now more outgoing.



1615

First Known Use of withdrawn

1615


Medical Dictionary

withdrawn

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adjective with·drawn \with-ˈdrȯn\

Medical Definition of withdrawn

  1. :  socially detached and unresponsive :  exhibiting withdrawal :  introverted





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