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withdraw

(wĭth-drô′, wĭth-)
v. with·drew (-dro͞o′), with·drawn (-drôn′), with·drawing, with·draws
v.intr.
a. To discontinue the use of a drug or other substance, especially one that is addictive.
b. To react physiologically and mentally to this discontinuance, often while experiencing distressing symptoms.

with·draw′a·ble adj.
with·draw′er n.
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just as I feared," he ejaculated an instant later as he withdrew a roll of bank-notes from Paulvitch's inside coat pocket.
Indeed, on various pretences, they all withdrew one after another, save Dolly, who was left sitting there alone.
'And aunt Maxwell is never going to leave off hers,' persisted the naughty boy; but when he saw that his pertness was seriously displeasing and painful to his aunt, he went and silently put his arm round her neck, kissed her cheek, and withdrew to the recess of one of the great bay-windows, where he quietly amused himself with his dog, while Mrs.
Misconstruing this hesitation into indifference - or reluctance even - to accept her gift, Helen suddenly snatched it from my hand, threw it out on to the snow, shut down the window with an emphasis, and withdrew to the fire.
The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) has entered Khan Sheikhoun after the militants withdrew from the northern sector of the city this morning.
Summary: New Delhi [India], July 30 (ANI): Ace Indian shuttler PV Sindhu on Tuesday withdrew her name from the Thailand Open.
IBP withdraws writ of kalikasan petition !-- -- Evelyn Macairan (The Philippine Star) - July 20, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines With the fishermen-complainants backing out of the case, the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) yesterday withdrew its petition from the Supreme Court (SC) seeking a writ of kalikasan to require the Duterte administration to protect the West Philippine Sea.
Ronald Nyoro withdrew the claim in a letter to Gigiri Division Criminal Investigation Officer.
Abrahamson withdrew from the three cases on Wednesday and only withdrew from those cases, said a staff member who answered the phone at Abrahamson's office.
Former presidential spokesperson Harry Roque on Friday officially withdrew from the Senate race after submitting his Statement of Withdrawal to the Commission on Elections (Comelec).
Norhashimah said the victim, Melvin Cheong Mun Khai, 22, withdrew his report after accepting Liow's apology.
When contacted, ANP leader Mohammad Ishfaq said efforts to enlist MMA support were continuing, and if the candidate of religious parties alliance withdrew, there would be one-to-one contest between the ANP's Ghulam Hassan and PTI's Aqibullah.