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'retire' - used as a verb
1. go into retirement; stop performing one's work or withdraw from one's position
He retired at age 68
2. withdraw from active participation
He retired from chess
3. pull back or move away or backward
4. move back and away from
5. withdraw from circulation or from the market, as of bills, shares, and bonds
6. break from a meeting or gathering
The men retired to the library
7. make (someone) retire
The director was retired after the scandal
8. dispose of; as of old clothes
She finally retired that old coat
9. lose interest
he retired from life when his wife died
10. cause to be out on a fielding play
11. cause to retire
The pitcher retired three batters
12. prepare for sleep

derived forms
1. Retire / Past
2. Retire / Third Person
3. Retire / Present Participle
Variations of 'retire'
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Preparation for old age should begin not later than one's teens. A life which is empty of purpose until 65 will not suddenly become filled on retirement. - Click here to find out.
Fact of the day
The most senior crayon maker Emerson Moser retired after making 1.4 billion crayons for Crayola. It was then that he revealed that he was actually colorblind.