- Suffering from missing somone you dearly love and comparing it to withdrawal from an addiction.
I was gone for month without my girl, so I was getting some major withdrawal.
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withdrawal — with‧draw‧al [wɪDˈdrɔːəl, wɪθ ǁ ˈdrɒːəl ] noun 1. [countable, uncountable] BANKING the act of taking money from a bank account, or the amount you take out: withdrawal of • There are penalties for the early withdrawal of savings. • cash… … Financial and business terms
withdrawal — with·draw·al n 1: the act or fact of withdrawing withdrawal from a conspiracy 2: removal of money from a place of deposit or investment a penalty for early withdrawal Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 … Law dictionary
withdrawal — (n.) 1820s, act of taking back, also retraction of a statement, from WITHDRAW (Cf. withdraw) + AL (Cf. al) (2). Earlier words in the same sense were withdrawment (1640s); withdraught (mid 14c.). Meaning removal of money from a bank, etc. is from… … Etymology dictionary
withdrawal — [with drôl′mənt, with drôl′məntwithdrô′əl, withdrô′əl] n. 1. the act of withdrawing 2. the act or process of giving up the use of a narcotic drug to which one has become addicted, typically accompanied by distressing physiological and mental… … English World dictionary
Withdrawal — With*draw al, n. The act of withdrawing; withdrawment; retreat; retraction. Fielding. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
withdrawal — [n] removal; retraction abandonment, abdication, abjuration, alienation, departure, disavowal, disclaimer, disengagement, egress, egression, exit, exiting, exodus, extraction, marooning, palinode, recall, recantation, relinquishment, repudiation … New thesaurus
withdrawal — ► NOUN 1) the action or an act of withdrawing. 2) the process of ceasing to take an addictive drug … English terms dictionary
Withdrawal — For other uses, see Withdrawal (disambiguation). Withdrawal Classification and external resources ICD 10 F10.3 F19.3 ICD … Wikipedia
withdrawal — noun 1 removing/leaving ADJECTIVE ▪ eventual, imminent ▪ abrupt, immediate, precipitous (esp. AmE), rapid, sudden ▪ gradual … Collocations dictionary
withdrawal — n. removal of funds 1) to make a withdrawal 2) mass withdrawals 3) a withdrawal from (a withdrawal from an account) retreat (often mil.) 4) to carry out, make a withdrawal 5) to complete a withdrawal 6) an orderly; precipitate; strategic;… … Combinatory dictionary
withdrawal — [[t]wɪðdrɔ͟ːəl[/t]] ♦♦♦ withdrawals 1) N VAR: usu N of n The withdrawal of something is the act or process of removing it, or ending it. [FORMAL] ...withdrawal of friendship... If you experience any unusual symptoms after withdrawal of the… … English dictionary