The definition of 'retractes' & the word 'retractes' in example sentences or phrases

Verb
1
formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure
2
pull away from a source of disgust or fear
3
use a surgical instrument to hold open (the edges of a wound or an organ)
4
pull inward or towards a center

Synonyms of the word 'retractes' & Antonyms of the word 'retractes'.

Verb
Synonymsabjures, forswears, recants, resiles, shrinks back, draws back, pulls back, draws in,