Retired meaning

rĭ-tīrd
Retired people considered as a group. Used with the .
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Received by a person in retirement.

Retired pay.

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Withdrawn from one's occupation, business, or office; having finished one's active working life.
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Withdrawn; secluded.
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Withdrawn or apart from the world; in seclusion; secluded.
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Secluded from society (of a lifestyle, activity etc.); private, quiet. [from 16th c.]
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That has left employment (of a person), especially on reaching pensionable age. [from 16th c.]

The retired workers are a major expense due to their pensions.

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Simple past tense and past participle of retire.
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Of a place: far from civilisation, not able to be easily seen or accessed; secluded. [from 16th c.]
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Origin of retired

  • From retire +"Ž -ed.

    From Wiktionary