For a moment she wanted to retract the part about being entertainment, but when he spoke she realized it might have been exactly what she needed to say.
He's never spoken on the phone; it's only Julie's word and I'm sure she'd retract anything she said earlier.
"Mine don't retract," she said with a grimace.
Sarah found her self control quickly, and could retract her fangs of her own accord, though Jackson still required verbal cues, and at times physical restraint from Gabriel to stop feeding.
When he began to retract his fangs, she held his head closer, not willing to break the bond they had waited so long to share.
She stared after him, searching for something to retract the pain she had inflicted.
He was at last brought to trial (January 1554/5) before the court in which Bishop Gardiner sat as chief, and, refusing to retract his principles, was condemned as a heretic and burnt, with John Leaf, in Smithfield on the 1st of July 1555.
In siphonate forms the pallial muscle is not simple, but is indented posteriorly by a sinus formed by the muscles which retract the siphons.
Even the detractors who defend her conduct on the plea that she was a dastard and a dupe are compelled in the same breath to retract this implied reproach, and to admit, with illogical acclamation and incongruous applause, that the world never saw more splendid courage at the service of more brilliant intelligence, that a braver if not "a rarer spirit never did steer humanity."
He was forced to retract an opinion too liberal for the time.
The emancipation proclamation once issued, he reiterated his purpose never to retract or modify it.
Their function is to retract the introvert, which is protruded again by the contraction of the circular muscles of the skin; these, compressing the fluid of the body-cavity, force forward the anterior edge of the introvert.
It has been urged that the neurons retract during sleep, and that thus at the synapses the gap between nerve cell and nerve cell becomes wider, or that the supporting cells expand between the nerve cells and tend to isolate the latter one from the other.
Refusing to retract, he was banished.