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Adjective
Placed or standing away from view
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Having left one's job and ceased to work
“A seventy-three-year-old retired teacher.”
Adjective
Done working
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Reserved, or shy and fond of being on one's own
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mumUK
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(of a place, period of time, or situation) Without disturbance, activity or excitement
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Choosing not to socialize with, or to reveal thoughts and feelings to, others
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momUS
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At one time
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Relieved of responsibility
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No longer alive or in existence
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Old-age pensioners
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Past tense for to leave one's job and cease to work, typically on reaching the normal age for leaving service
“By 1996, Nigo finally decided it was time to retire. He had begun to feel his age.”
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Past tense for to discharge from a job or position
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“A Commanding Officer may put forward a proposal to the Military Secretary, GHQ, through normal channels to retire the officer prematurely.”
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Past tense for to withdraw to, or from, a particular place
“Lord Dersq gestured that the messenger and the musicians retire from the hall.”
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(of a military force) Past tense for to retreat from an enemy or an attacking position
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“The great black dragon was forced to retire from the fight.”
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Past tense for to go to bed
“The music started to die down, and the king announced for everyone to retire for the night.”
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(of a business) Past tense for to go bankrupt
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Past tense for to leave a place hastily, often for another
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Past tense for to leave or resign from one's current position or role
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Past tense for to transfer oneself to another place, especially in the company of others
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Past tense for to shut off or keep apart, as from company, society, etc.
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Past tense for to recur, or break out anew after a dormant period
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Past tense for to split or withdraw from a union, alliance or organization
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Past tense for to become obsolete
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Past tense for to put an end to, especially formally
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Past tense for to diminish in intensity or severity, especially gradually
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Past tense for to throw away (something unwanted or useless)
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Past tense for to release from the armed forces
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Past tense for to be in, or to assume, a horizontal or resting position
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