retrait

Retrait \Re*trait"\ (r[-e]*tr[=a]t"), n. [It. ritratto, fr. ritrarre to draw back, draw, fr. L. retrahere. See {Retract}.] A portrait; a likeness. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Whose fair retrait I in my shield do bear. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]