Meaning of “retiree” in the English Dictionary


"retiree" in Business English

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retireenoun [ C ]

uk /rɪˈtaɪriː/ us /rɪtaɪˈriː/ WORKPLACE, HR

a person who has stopped working in regular paid employment because of their age:

Most retirees underestimate their actual financial needs.
The airline's pension fund has been paying out more than $500 million a year to retirees.
Workers' annual cost-of-living raises will be diverted to help pay for retiree health care.

(Definition of “retiree” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)