Reference Entry

withdraw

Edited by T. F. Hoad

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

Published in print January 1996 | ISBN: 9780192830982
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727153
withdraw

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take back or away. XIII. See WITH-.

Hence withdrawing-room room to withdraw into XVI; see -ING and DRAWING-ROOM

Reference Entry.  23 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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