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withdrawn

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

not comfortable around people
  • a therapist who is especially good with withdrawn, emotionally troubled children

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withdrawn

verb
past participle of withdraw

Synonyms & Antonyms of withdrawn (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to move back or away (as from something difficult, dangerous, or disagreeable)
  • the army was forced to withdraw from the line of battle

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3 to take away from a place or position
  • withdrew her hand from the table

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The first known use of withdrawn was in 1615

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“Withdrawn.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/withdrawn. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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