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retire in English:

1. to leave your job or stop working because of old age or ill health to leave your job or stop working because of old age or ill health



English word "retire"(to leave your job or stop working because of old age or ill health) occurs in sets:

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2. to stop working or doing something because you are too old or ill to stop working or doing something because you are too old or ill



English word "retire"(to stop working or doing something because you are too old or ill) occurs in sets:

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3. retire retire


We retire at eleven o'clock.
When I retire, I'd like to spend the rest of my life in the country.
Public opinion obliged him to retire.
The man held on to his job stubbornly and would not retire.
They are able to retire while fairly young and enjoy the lifestyle of their choice in good health.
Once I retire, I will dedicate my whole time to Tatoeba.
Those who choose to retire can do so as early as sixty-two, although starting to draw their Social Security distributions at that age would mean that the payments would be reduced by twenty percent.
... exactly midnight, only to retire at once to bed.
He retired as a chief executive officer on his 65th birthday.
She retired early because of her heart condition.
I wodner if my pension will be enough to get by after I retire
A lot of very talented sportspeople have to retire early due to injury.
In general, the retirement is when a partner leaves the parnership because he reaches a certain age, for example 65 years old.
She worked, until he retired in 1955
When he retired, he started this company with his wife.

English word "retire"(retire) occurs in sets:

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4. retirement retirement


Those approaching retirement age have the choice of working or not working.
I bought a small lot on the hillside in Southern France where I plan to build a retirement home.
retirement age
That company aims to reduce employee numbers by arranging a lot of retirement money for voluntary redundancies.
After retirement, Teresa devoted herself to caring for orphans.
He was paid one million dollars in retirement allowance.
After being proven innocent, the killer cucumber went into a well deserved retirement in Spain.
Such a judge should retire from his job before retirement age.
Age discrimination is illegal and retirement is mandatory in only a few occupations.
No wonder the retirement years are often referred to as the golden years.
On his retirement, the company gave him a gold watch as a goodbye present.
We all wish you a long and happy retirement. At 60, he was now approaching retirement.
The employee retires from work because he is a certain age- `age of retirement`.
The man had to postpone his retirement because there was nobody to replace him.
From graduation to retirement, Laowang worked as a teacher without intermission.

English word "retire"(retirement) occurs in sets:

Word formation nouns

5. stop working stop working



6. from from


Greetings from Poland.
The changes resulting from the women's movement have affected both women and men.
The goods ordered from England last month have not arrived yet.
I regret that a previous engagement prevents me from accepting your kind invitation.
From time to time, he goes to Tokyo on business.
Tom checked out a few books from the school library a few days ago.
The Balkan Mountain range runs across Bulgaria from west to east.
Each time I see Mary, I learn something new and important from her.
Could you please tell me again what school you graduated from?
The year after I graduated from college, I was finally able to find a job.
Tom managed to escape from the room where his kidnappers had kept him locked up.
It's still too hard to find a job. And even if you have a job, chances are you're having a tougher time paying the rising costs of everything from groceries to gas.
Father comes home from work about nine in the evening.
In most cases, car accidents result from lack of sleep.
Aside from that, is there anything else you want?