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    What does Annual Retreat mean?

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    Annual= every year Retreat = withdrawal away from society

    Does that fit the context?

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    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    Annual= every year Retreat = withdrawal away from society

    Does that fit the context?

    Unfortunately, it does not. Let me,clarify. If we say ,for example ," IMF Annual Retreat,whta is the closest meaning to this phrase?

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    Can I have the whole sentence? Is it being critical of the IMF?

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    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    Can I have the whole sentence? Is it being critical of the IMF?
    No;it is not. Let's say any association. .... Annual Retreat without bieng sarcactic of it. It seems just like a meeting or something.

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    It's a special kind of meeting away from the normal situation- they may go away for the weekend or something to get away from it all, ostensibly to think 'outside the box'.

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