Synonyms for withdrawal

Synonyms for (noun) withdrawal

Synonyms: withdrawal

Definition: the act of withdrawing

Usage: the withdrawal of French troops from Vietnam

Similar words: departure, going, going away, leaving

Definition: the act of departing


Synonyms: withdrawal, drug withdrawal

Definition: the termination of drug taking

Similar words: termination, conclusion, ending

Definition: the act of ending something

Usage: the termination of the agreement


Synonyms: secession, withdrawal

Definition: formal separation from an alliance or federation

Similar words: separation

Definition: the act of dividing or disconnecting


Synonyms: onanism, pulling out, withdrawal, withdrawal method, coitus interruptus

Definition: a method of birth control in which coitus is initiated but the penis is deliberately withdrawn before ejaculation

Similar words: birth control, birth prevention, family planning

Definition: limiting the number of children born


Synonyms: withdrawal

Definition: the act of ceasing to participate in an activity

Similar words: separation

Definition: the act of dividing or disconnecting


Synonyms: withdrawal

Definition: the act of taking out money or other capital

Similar words: remotion, removal

Definition: the act of removing

Usage: he had surgery for the removal of a malignancy


Synonyms: withdrawal

Definition: the act of withdrawing blood, tumors, etc.

Usage: the nurse was expert at the withdrawal of blood

Similar words: remotion, removal

Definition: the act of removing

Usage: he had surgery for the removal of a malignancy


Synonyms: backdown, withdrawal, climb-down

Definition: a retraction of a previously held position

Similar words: recantation, retraction, abjuration

Definition: a disavowal or taking back of a previous assertion


Synonyms: withdrawal, detachment

Definition: avoiding emotional involvement

Similar words: indifference

Definition: unbiased impartial unconcern