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Definition of Retired

Retired

  1. of Retire
  2. Private; secluded; quiet; as, a retired life; a person of retired habits.
  3. Withdrawn from active duty or business; as, a retired officer; a retired physician.

Retired Quotations

A friend of mine, now retired, was then a major exec at a major bank, and one of her jobs, the last four years, was the farewell interview.
Donald E. Westlake

The teacher's life should have three periods, study until twenty-five, investigation until forty, profession until sixty, at which age I would have him retired on a double allowance.
William Osler

I have retired, but if there's anything that would kill me it is to wake up in the morning not knowing what to do.
Nelson Mandela

I've got too many of my friends that retired and went home and got on a rocking chair, and about a year and a half later, I'm always going to the cemetery.
Red Adair

Dr. Kissinger was a former child. Jerry Ford was a former child. Even F.D.R. was a former child. I retired from the movies in 1949, and I'm still a former child.
Shirley Temple
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Retired Translations

retired in Dutch is gepensioneerd, rustend, in ruste
retired in Italian is pensionato
retired in Portuguese is aposentado
retired in Spanish is pensionado, jubilado
retired in Swedish is pensionerad
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