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Meaning of “retiree” in the English Dictionary

"retiree" in British English

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retireenoun [C]

uk   /rɪˌtaɪəˈriː/  us   /-ˈtaɪ.riː/ US
a ​person who has ​stoppedworking: The ​neighborhood is a ​mixture of retirees and ​singleprofessionals.
(Definition of retiree from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"retiree" in Business English

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retireenoun [C]

uk   /rɪˈtaɪriː/  us   /rɪtaɪˈriː/ WORKPLACE, HR
a ​person who has ​stoppedworking in ​regularpaidemployment because of their age: Most retirees ​underestimate their ​actualfinancialneeds. The airline's ​pensionfund has been ​paying out more than $500 million a ​year to retirees. Workers' ​annual cost-of-living ​raises will be ​diverted to ​helppay for retiree ​healthcare.
(Definition of retiree from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “retiree”
in Chinese (Simplified) 退休人员, 退职者…
in Turkish emekli, emekli olmuş kimse…
in Russian пенсионер…
in Chinese (Traditional) 退休人員, 退職者…
in Polish emeryt/ka…
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