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Definitionto move back or in — such as an airplane's landing gear
to take back something previously said — such as a promise or opinion
- Had they been spoken to anyone save Rhett she would have shamelessly retracted them.5.57 (73% in)
- "I retract nothing," she said briefly.5.49 (10% in)
- "I retract nothing," she repeated.5.49 (11% in)
There are no more uses of "retract" in Gone with the Wind.
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