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  Words related to retired

Related / Similar Words: emeritus, superannuated, out(p), out of service

 

Definition:
  • no longer active in your work or profession;
  • honorably retired from assigned duties and retaining your title along with the additional title `emeritus'' as in `professor emeritus''; `retired from assigned duties'' need not imply that one is inactive;
  • discharged as too old for use or work; especially with a pension; "a superannuated civil servant";
  • not allowed to continue to bat or run; "he was tagged out at second on a close play"; "he fanned out";
  • (of a ship) withdrawn from active service; "the ship was placed out of service after the war";

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