Synonyms for pull-out


1. disengagement, fallback, pullout, retreat
usage: to break off a military action with an enemy


1. pull out, get out, leave, go forth, go away
usage: move out or away; "The troops pulled out after the cease-fire"
2. draw, pull, pull out, get out, take out, remove, take, take away, withdraw
usage: bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover; "draw a weapon"; "pull out a gun"; "The mugger pulled a knife on his victim"
3. extract, pull out, pull, pull up, take out, draw out, remove, take, take away, withdraw
usage: remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense; "pull weeds"; "extract a bad tooth"; "take out a splinter"; "extract information from the telegram"
4. chicken out, back off, pull out, back down, bow out, retire, withdraw
usage: remove oneself from an obligation; "He bowed out when he heard how much work was involved"
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