verb / wɪðˈdrɔː / or / wɪðˈdrɑː /
death cab for cutie – christmas (baby please come home)
if you withdraw you do not take part in something any longer
Great Britain decide they want to withdraw from the European Union.
The UN withdrew their forces from Bosnia.
The woman had to withdraw from the contest due to her tonsillitis.
if you withdraw you not longer give support to somebody or something
The team decided to withdraw funding of the tournament.
The government plan o withdraw their support for the newly elected president.
if you withdraw you change your mind and you are no longer engaged in an activity
Their withdrew their threats as they were uncertain of the consequences.
Finally, the manager decided to withdraw his resignation.
According to the Honda manager, they will probably withdraw their offer.
if you withdraw you no longer say something because you may think it is untrue
They withdrew their criticism over the boy’s behaviour.
if you withdraw a product or service it is no longer available
The new drug has been temporarily withdrawn from sale.
They decided to withdraw their new line of cosmetics from the market.
if you withdraw from a place you leave it
The general withdrew his army to a more safe area.
They withdrew from the battlefield after the king had been killed.
She withdrew to the garden of peace and solitude.
to take money out of the bank account
The man withdrew some money from the ATM next to the shop.
I am planning to withdraw $50 from my account.
to take an object out of something
She withdrew her keys from her handbag and put them on the table.
to become more quite and less friendly or to be become isolated with your own thoughts and feelings
After he parents death the girl withdrew from the other kids.
When his wife lost his arm she withdrew into herself.