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Definition of "retracted" []

  • Simple past tense and past participle of retract. (verb)
  • Withdrawn back and in, as the claws of a cat (adjective)
  • (of a sound) pronounced further back in the vocal tract (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "retracted" in a sentence
  • "The hand crawled across the ground like a spider until the chain retracted and brought the hand back to its owner."
  • "It ould be hypocritical to cannot appeal the decision because she once again retracted her position."
  • "I opened the article and the first six words I saw were “Sen. John McCain retracted Sarah Palin.”"