Translations for retirerɪˈtaɪər

1

retire(verb)

stop working permanently, usually because of age

He retired at the age of sixty-five.

2

retire(verb)

to leave; to withdraw

When he doesn't want to talk to anyone, he retires to his room and locks the door; We retired to bed at midnight; The troops were forced to retire to a safer position.

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