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English definition of “retiring”

retiring

adjective [before noun]
 
 
/rɪˈtaɪərɪŋ/ WORKPLACE, HR
used to describe someone who is about to leave their job, especially when they will stop working completely: IBM is encouraging retiring workers to become teachers. The retiring chairman handed over the meeting to the new chairman.
(Definition of retiring from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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