retired

  • 1 Retired — Re*tired , a. 1. Private; secluded; quiet; as, a retired life; a person of retired habits. [1913 Webster] A retired part of the peninsula. Hawthorne. [1913 Webster] 2. Withdrawn from active duty or business; as, a retired officer; a retired… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Retired at 35 — Titre original Retired at 35 Genre Sitcom Créateur(s) Chris Case Production Chris Case Michael Hanel Mindy Schultheis Pays d’origine …

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  • 3 retired — [ri tīrd′] adj. 1. withdrawn or apart from the world; in seclusion; secluded 2. a) having given up one s work, business, career, etc., esp. because of advanced age b) of or for such retired persons …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 retired — index former, obsolete, outmoded Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 retired — retire re‧tire [rɪˈtaɪə ǁ ˈtaɪr] verb 1. [intransitive] HUMAN RESOURCES to stop work at the end of your working life: • He wanted to retire at 50. • The company plans to eliminate 1,000 jobs by offering workers money to quit or retire early ( …

    Financial and business terms

  • 6 retired — adj. 1 a having retired from employment (a retired teacher). b relating to a retired person (received retired pay). 2 withdrawn from society or observation; secluded (lives a retired life). Derivatives: retiredness n …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 7 retired — retiredly, adv. retiredness, n. /ri tuyeurd /, adj. 1. withdrawn from or no longer occupied with one s business or profession: a retired banker. 2. due or given a retired person: retired pay. 3. secluded or sequestered: a retired little village.… …

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  • 8 Retired — Retire Re*tire , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Retired}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Retiring}.] [F. retirer; pref. re re + tirer to draw. See {Tirade}.] 1. To withdraw; to take away; sometimes used reflexively. [1913 Webster] He . . . retired himself, his wife, and …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 retired — re|tired [ rı taırd ] adjective * no longer working because you have reached the age where you are officially too old to work: My father s retired now. a retired couple a. no longer working in a job or career, especially after having worked in it …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10 retired */ — UK [rɪˈtaɪə(r)d] / US [rɪˈtaɪrd] adjective a) no longer working because you have reached the age where you are officially too old to work My father s retired now. a retired couple b) no longer working in a job or career, especially after having… …

    English dictionary

  • 11 retired — re•tired [[t]rɪˈtaɪərd[/t]] adj. 1) withdrawn from an office, occupation, or career: a retired banker[/ex] 2) due or given a retired person: retired pay[/ex] 3) secluded or sequestered • Etymology: 1580–90 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 12 retired — /rəˈtaɪəd/ (say ruh tuyuhd) adjective 1. withdrawn from or no longer occupied with one s business or profession: a retired sea captain. 2. due or given a retired person: retired pay. 3. withdrawn; secluded or sequestered …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 13 retired — adjective Describing someone who has retired. The retired workers are a major expense due to their pensions …

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  • 14 retired — re|tired [rıˈtaıəd US ˈtaırd] adj having stopped working, usually because of your age ▪ a retired teacher ▪ Both my parents are retired now …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 retired — [[t]rɪta͟ɪ͟ə(r)d[/t]] 1) ADJ: usu ADJ n A retired person is an older person who has left his or her job and has usually stopped working completely. ...a seventy three year old retired teacher from Florida. 2) → See also retire …

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  • 16 retired — adjective having stopped working, usually because of your age: a retired teacher | Both my parents are retired now …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 retired — 1. adjective a retired teacher Syn: former, ex , past, elderly 2. noun; (the retired) Syn: (old age) pensioners, OAPs, senior citizens, the elderly; N.Amer. seniors …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 18 retired — adjective Date: 1590 1. secluded < a retired village > 2. withdrawn from one s position or occupation ; having concluded one s working or professional career 3. received by or due to one in retirement • retiredly adverb • retiredness noun …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 19 retired — adj. Retired is used with these nouns: ↑businessman, businesswoman, ↑couple, ↑diplomat, ↑employee, ↑executive, ↑member, ↑nurse, ↑officer, ↑official, ↑pastor, ↑professor, ↑ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 20 retired — [rɪˈtaɪəd] adj no longer working at a job, especially when you are old a retired teacher/police officer[/ex] …

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