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adjective as in having withdrawn from active life

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adjective as in having been withdrawn

adjective as in done working

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Sharyn Brunk, a 72-year-old retired software company founder, said she had planned to vote a straight Republican ticket, and that hasn’t changed.

Under the proposed amendment, the other eight members of the commission would consist of citizens appointed by a panel of five retired Circuit Court judges.

Joswiak joined Apple in the 1980s, and is just about three years younger than his semi-retired predecessor.

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Following the investigation, Howley, his shaved head giving the appearance of a retired professional wrestler, was summoned from his Chagrin Falls estate to testify before the House Oversight Committee in May 2019.

Where decades-old RV companies have long focused on comfort features for retired or affluent customers, RV startups like Cabana, Kibbo, and Mybushotel see the future of RVs centered around digital nomads in need of remote working capabilities.

“Barbarism,” said retired NYPD Officer Jim Smith on Thursday.

He noted in his address that both his mother and his father are retired NYPD detectives.

A 59-year-old retired subway train driver, who gave his name only as Artist, admitted that he had family members in the NYPD.

The young Jordanian pilot comes from a well-known military family in the kingdom and his uncle is a retired major general.

The Tampa Bay Times got their hands on a full copy of the letter the retired judge sent to Winston.

His lordship retired shortly to his study, Hetton and Mr. Haggard betook themselves to the billiard-room.

When his lordship retired early, as was his custom, the other men adjourned once more to the billiard-room.

So much were they surprised at our undauntedness, that they retired about a hundred roods from us.

They soon retired, however, as the Fort was in danger of being attacked from another side.

But the flight of the insurgents was too far advanced to rally them, and they retired south towards Pampanga.


On this page you'll find 72 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to retired, such as: elderly, resigned, superannuated, emerita, emeritus, and in retirement.

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