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retire

verb /riˈtaiə/
stop working permanently, usually because of age
retirarse, jubilarse
He retired at the age of sixty-five.
to leave; to withdraw
retirarse
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.
retired adjective having stopped working
jubilado
My father is retired now a retired professor.
retirement noun the act of retiring from work
jubilación
It is not long till his retirement.
a person’s life after retiring from work
jubilación
He’s enjoying his retirement.
retiring adjective shy
retraído, reservado
a very quiet, retiring person.
(Definition of retire from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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