en retraite

French phrase
en re·​traite | \ äⁿr-(ə-)tret How to pronounce en retraite (audio) \

Definition of en retraite

: in retreat : retired used especially for military officers

Learn More About en retraite

Dictionary Entries Near en retraite

en retard

en retraite

en revanche

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for en retraite

Cite this Entry

“En retraite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/en%20retraite. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!