Retire :

Retire : (verb)

Retire to

Retire from

Meanings :

1. to go away to a quiet or less central place

2. to stop working, at one's job or profession usually because of age

Example Sentences :

1. My mother retired from her job in the civil services at the age of 60.

2. My children will retire to their beds after 9 pm everyday.

3. Our armies have retired to regroup for a fresh attack.

4. The Members of the Jury have retired to consider their verdict.

5. I have retired from business.

6. The rich man has retired into private life.



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