Examples of retired in a Sentence
hiked out to a retired beach and fished in the surf
Recent Examples of retired from the Web
Fuqua is a retired Navy captain who flew helicopters during his 25 years in the military.
In 1985, the town manager of Glenarden, a retired FAA worker named G. Van Standifer, became concerned with escalating crime rates in his area.
Carney proposed saving $3.5 million by eliminating a state benefit allowing spouses who are both active or retired state workers to pay a combined health insurance premium of only $25 a month.
Retired state bear biologist John Hechtel tracked Alaska’s fatal bear maulings between 1980 and 2014 and counted only three fatal maulings by black bears.
Told that her car needed $700 in maintenance and repairs, the retired nurse approved the fixes and decided to kill time walking around the dealership.
There's a retired Auburn coach living in or near the campus for just about every decade: Chizik (55), Tuberville (62), Dye (77) and Barfield (81).
His father and three uncles (a fourth just retired) are also in the maintenance business, all now working at Lincoln Military Housing.
About the owner: Padilla, who is a retired construction worker, has always dreamed of owning a restaurant, and opened Volver Cantina & Grill in Palos Hills before moving that restaurant to New Lenox under a slightly different name.
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First Known Use of retired
RETIRED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of retired for English Language Learners
: not working anymore : having ended your working or professional career
RETIRED Defined for Kids
Definition of retired for Students
: not working at active duties or business a retired teacher
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