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retracted

adjective

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retracted

verb
past tense of retract

Synonyms & Antonyms of retracted (Entry 2 of 2)

to solemnly or formally reject or go back on (as something formerly adhered to)
  • the newspaper was forced to retract the story, which turned out to be based on fabricated reporting

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“Retracted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/retracted. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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