What does retired mean?

Definitions for retiredrɪˈtaɪərd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word retired.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. retired(adj)

    no longer active in your work or profession


  1. retired(Adjective)

    Secluded from society (of a lifestyle, activity etc.); private, quiet.

  2. retired(Adjective)

    Of a place: far from civilisation, not able to be easily seen or accessed; secluded.

  3. retired(Adjective)

    That has left employment (of a person), especially on reaching pensionable age.

    The retired workers are a major expense due to their pensions.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Retired

    of Retire

  2. Retired(adj)

    private; secluded; quiet; as, a retired life; a person of retired habits

  3. Retired(adj)

    withdrawn from active duty or business; as, a retired officer; a retired physician

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'retired' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2967

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'retired' in Adjectives Frequency: #1001

Anagrams for retired »

  1. tireder

  2. retried


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of retired in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of retired in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Parnelli Jones:

    I'm still not retired, every day is race day in LA.

  2. Peter Drucker:

    There is an enormous number of managers who have retired on the job.

  3. Dejan Stojanovic:

    He had an answer to almost everything and he retired at an early age.

  4. Manny Pacquiao:

    Of course we hear from him many times that he has retired. It's not new for him.

  5. Francis M. Faber Jr.:

    Approximately how many 'inkspots' can a police blotter soak-up before it is retired or replaced?

Images & Illustrations of retired

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