Definitions for retiredrɪˈtaɪərd
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word retired
no longer active in your work or profession
Secluded from society (of a lifestyle, activity etc.); private, quiet.
Of a place: far from civilisation, not able to be easily seen or accessed; secluded.
That has left employment (of a person), especially on reaching pensionable age.
The retired workers are a major expense due to their pensions.
private; secluded; quiet; as, a retired life; a person of retired habits
withdrawn from active duty or business; as, a retired officer; a retired physician
British National Corpus
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'retired' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2967
Rank popularity for the word 'retired' in Adjectives Frequency: #1001
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
There is an enormous number of managers who have retired on the job.
He had an answer to almost everything and he retired at an early age.
Of course we hear from him many times that he has retired. It's not new for him.
Approximately how many 'inkspots' can a police blotter soak-up before it is retired or replaced?
Even though this is being offered by AARP, you don't have to be over 50 and you don't have to be retired.
Images & Illustrations of retired
Translations for retired
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
Get even more translations for retired »
Find a translation for the retired definition in other languages:
Select another language: