1. to step back; to move back; to retreat
2. to withdraw (from the presence of a superior); to leave; to exit
3. to resign; to retire; to quit
- My uncle retired from teaching last year, but he still managed to hang onto a position at the university.
4. to concede
退く 【しぞく】、斥く 【しりぞく】、斥く 【しぞく】
しぞく: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. しぞく: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage.
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