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Vetäytyä (Verb type1)


  1. to retreat
    Vaaran uhatessa kansa vetäytyi linnoituksen suojiin.
    In the threat of danger, the people retreated to the safety of the castle.
    vetäytyä maaseudun rauhaan
    to retreat to the peace of the countryside
  2. to withdraw, pull out
    Israel vetäytyi Siinailta Camp Davidin sopimuksen jälkeen.
    Israel withdrew from Sinai after the Camp David accords.
  3. to pull into
    Hänen suunsa vetäytyi hymyyn.
    Her mouth pulled into a smile.
  4. ~ eläkkeelle: to retire


Indicative Conjugations

The present, imperfect, perfect, and pluperfect (past perfect) tenses in English correspond to "speaks", "spoke", "has spoken", and "had spoken".

Conditional Conjugations

The conditional present and perfect moods in English typically correspond to "would" and "would have".