Right before the Court was to hear the case, St. Paul withdrew its petition.
He caved in and withdrew it, republishing it later without the offending words.
On March 19, 1948, the United States withdrew its support for the partition plan.
But McCrum withdrew his name in 2010, as the prolonged nomination process stalled his law practice.
As the thoughts of Tallulah began to fade, she opened the bag and withdrew a letter from Raymond, his latest.
She squeezed Neeld's hand a second time, and then withdrew her own.
Pen and Jane withdrew with as much dignity as they could muster.
Her eyes were averted, and she withdrew her hand quietly but gently, as not upbraiding him.
He came in when there was order, and withdrew when tumults came.
He weighed his anchors and withdrew, and the queen and her party were relieved.
early 13c., "to take back," from with "away" + drawen "to draw," possibly a loan-translation of Latin retrahere "to retract." Sense of "to remove oneself" is recorded from c.1300.