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.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR RETIRED
- cut off
- off the beaten track
- shut off
- tucked away