retired[ ri-tahyuhrd ]SEE DEFINITION OF retired
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RETIRED
He gave them one fire, by which a captain was killed, and retired.
When Mrs. Western retired to her room for the night, it was not to sleep.
She would have retired her into the land of things-one-must-forget.
Every one retired to the soup-plate he had scooped in the earth.
Kingozi retired again to his cot; but for a long time he could not get to sleep.
Lady Glistonbury's maid showed him into her lady's dressing-room and retired.
Belinda, after her ladyship's departure, retired to the library.
He retired at last, silenced by Nelson's authority, but not convinced.
He rose to influence as a Commissary-general, then retired from the army and became an inventor.
The general apologized to his faithful progenitor and retired.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR RETIRED
- a piece
- arm's length
- beyond range
- far back
- in the background
- in the boonies
- in the distance
- in the sticks
- middle of nowhere
- not home
- out of earshot
- out of range
- out of reach
- wide of
- burned up
- down the drain
- dried up
- no more
- not a sign of
- not here
- out the window
- taken a powder
- taken leave
- turned to dust