Retract and Repeat


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Retract verb – To solemnly or formally reject or go back on (as something formerly adhered to).
Repeat is an antonym for retract in renege on topic.
Nearby Words: retraction, retracted, retracting, retractation, retraced
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Repeat verb – To say or state again.
Retract is an antonym for repeat.
Nearby Words: repeated, repeatedly, repeating, repeater, repeatability
Antonyms for Repeat
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Common collocations

action retract action repeat action
part retract part repeat part
question retract question repeat question
way retract way repeat way
Other nouns: command, bit, story.
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Repeat and Retract. (2016). Retrieved 2021, June 18, from
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Repeat or Retract. 2016. Accessed June 18, 2021.

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