withdrawal

  • 1 withdrawal — with‧draw‧al [wɪDˈdrɔːəl, wɪθ ǁ ˈdrɒːəl ] noun 1. [countable, uncountable] BANKING the act of taking money from a bank account, or the amount you take out: withdrawal of • There are penalties for the early withdrawal of savings. • cash… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 withdrawal — with·draw·al n 1: the act or fact of withdrawing withdrawal from a conspiracy 2: removal of money from a place of deposit or investment a penalty for early withdrawal Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 withdrawal — (n.) 1820s, act of taking back, also retraction of a statement, from WITHDRAW (Cf. withdraw) + AL (Cf. al) (2). Earlier words in the same sense were withdrawment (1640s); withdraught (mid 14c.). Meaning removal of money from a bank, etc. is from… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 withdrawal — [with drôl′mənt, with drôl′məntwithdrô′əl, withdrô′əl] n. 1. the act of withdrawing 2. the act or process of giving up the use of a narcotic drug to which one has become addicted, typically accompanied by distressing physiological and mental… …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 Withdrawal — With*draw al, n. The act of withdrawing; withdrawment; retreat; retraction. Fielding. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 withdrawal — [n] removal; retraction abandonment, abdication, abjuration, alienation, departure, disavowal, disclaimer, disengagement, egress, egression, exit, exiting, exodus, extraction, marooning, palinode, recall, recantation, relinquishment, repudiation …

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  • 7 withdrawal — ► NOUN 1) the action or an act of withdrawing. 2) the process of ceasing to take an addictive drug …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 Withdrawal — For other uses, see Withdrawal (disambiguation). Withdrawal Classification and external resources ICD 10 F10.3 F19.3 ICD …

    Wikipedia

  • 9 withdrawal — noun 1 removing/leaving ADJECTIVE ▪ eventual, imminent ▪ abrupt, immediate, precipitous (esp. AmE), rapid, sudden ▪ gradual …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 10 withdrawal — n. removal of funds 1) to make a withdrawal 2) mass withdrawals 3) a withdrawal from (a withdrawal from an account) retreat (often mil.) 4) to carry out, make a withdrawal 5) to complete a withdrawal 6) an orderly; precipitate; strategic;… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 11 withdrawal — [[t]wɪðdrɔ͟ːəl[/t]] ♦♦♦ withdrawals 1) N VAR: usu N of n The withdrawal of something is the act or process of removing it, or ending it. [FORMAL] ...withdrawal of friendship... If you experience any unusual symptoms after withdrawal of the… …

    English dictionary

  • 12 withdrawal — with|draw|al W3 [wıðˈdro:əl, wıθ US ˈdro:əl] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(army)¦ 2¦(removal/ending)¦ 3¦(money)¦ 4¦(stop taking part)¦ 5¦(drugs)¦ 6¦(statement)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) ¦(ARMY)¦ [U and C] the act of moving an army, weapons etc away from the area where they… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 withdrawal */*/ — UK [wɪðˈdrɔːəl] / US [wɪðˈdrɔəl] noun Word forms withdrawal : singular withdrawal plural withdrawals 1) [countable/uncountable] the act of stopping something or of taking something away withdrawal of: Their withdrawal of support forced the… …

    English dictionary

  • 14 withdrawal — with|draw|al [ wıð drɔəl ] noun ** ▸ 1 stopping something ▸ 2 taking money from bank ▸ 3 tell someone to ignore remark ▸ 4 of drug user ▸ 5 preferring to be alone 1. ) count or uncount the act of stopping something or taking something away:… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 15 withdrawal — noun 1 MONEY (C, U) the act of taking money from a bank account, or the amount you take out 2 ARMY (C, U) the act of moving an army, weapons etc away from the area where they were fighting (+ of/from): the withdrawal of all UN forces from the… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 Withdrawal — Removing funds from an account, plan, pension or trust. In some cases, conditions must be met in order to withdraw funds without penalization. There are two ways to withdraw money: in cash or in kind. Withdrawal can be done over a period of time… …

    Investment dictionary

  • 17 withdrawal — [wɪðˈdrɔːəl] noun 1) [C/U] the act of stopping something or removing something Their withdrawal of support forced the minister to resign.[/ex] Illness led to her withdrawal from the contest.[/ex] 2) [C/U] the process of taking an amount of money… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 18 withdrawal — Removal of money or securities from a bank or other place of deposit @ withdrawal from criminal activity A person is not legally accountable for the criminal conduct of another if before the commission of the offense, he terminates his efforts to …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 19 withdrawal — noun 1) the withdrawal of subsidies Syn: removal, abolition, cancellation, discontinuation, termination, elimination 2) the withdrawal of the troops Syn: departure, pullout, exit, exodus, evacuation …

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  • 20 withdrawal — noun Date: 1749 1. a. the act of taking back or away something that has been granted or possessed b. removal from a place of deposit or investment c. (1) the discontinuance of administration or use of a drug (2) the syndrome of often painful… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary