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Retirement meaning

retirement - 3 dictionary results

  1. 1. The act of retiring, or the state of being retired; withdrawal; seclusion; as, the retirement of an officer.
  2. 2. A place of seclusion or privacy; a place to which one withdraws or retreats; a private abode.
  3. 3. Act of retiring; seclusion; privacy.

retirement - examples of usage

  1. It is customary for the family to be in retirement at the hour of the funeral, and they are the first to enter the carriages. - "The Book of Good Manners", W. C. Green.
  2. The many months which he had spent in retirement, by the side of his dying parent, he had devoted, when not in actual attendance on him, to severe study. - "The Prime Minister", W.H.G. Kingston.
  3. Monsieur Dalize had become the owner of the property of Sainte- Gemme on his retirement from business. - "In Search of a Son", William Shepard Walsh.
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