retired person

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n retired person someone who has retired from active working
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Usage

In literature:

The first person that was awakened and brought to repentance, was a poor woman, who lived in a very retired place.
"Anecdotes for Boys" by Harvey Newcomb
He entreated a person of his acquaintance to afford him some little hole in his lodging, to which he might occasionally retire.
"Great Men and Famous Women. Vol. 3 of 8" by Various
The governor himself came personally, and made them retire and go within their convent.
"The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898" by Various
I wish much that I could relate these particulars to you, personally, in your retirement.
"Memoirs To Illustrate The History Of My Time" by François Pierre Guillaume Guizot
Persons was about to retire from the office of secretary of state.
"Movement of the International Literary Exchanges, between France and North America from January 1845 to May, 1846" by Various
Having forced him to admit the claims of my growing personality as well as the value of my services, I retired in a panic.
"A Son of the Middle Border" by Hamlin Garland
And as a principle of moral right, every person in his retirement must repudiate it.
"The Continental Monthly, Vol. 4, No. 5, November, 1863" by Various
I kept myself as retired as I could; but I was obliged to speak to all sorts of persons.
"Priests, Women, and Families" by J. Michelet
Still continuing to afford them glimpses of her personal history, Mrs Bags was at length persuaded to retire along with her helpmate.
"Tales from "Blackwood," Volume 2" by Various
Aunt Almira was always the last person in the household to retire.
"Janice Day" by Helen Beecher Long
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In news:

FOR the same reason that Willie Sutton robbed banks -- that's where the money is -- personal-finance magazines track baby boomers, who are nearing or entering their 50's and thinking hard about retirement.
Lawsuits against plan fiduciaries are on the upswing, and some fiduciaries have been found personally liable for plan losses under ERISA, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974.
Peter Brennan, who has served on the board since 2009, has announced his retirement from the board for personal reasons.
Ridge announced his retirement on Tuesday "to give personal and family matters a higher priority".
The siblings ' personalities "are pretty similar," said Mike Bertani, who retired last year as the Cardinals' stadium operations director.
Nominate an active duty or retired United States Military service person for a.
All this turbulence has many baby boomers and younger seniors reconsidering their personal retirement planning.
Hawkins, who worked with Ayerza years earlier, brought the retired educator to the front of the audience to show her as an example of how a person will always remember how another made them feel.
It's Personal: Data confirm Generation X is the most fearful of retirement.
When Philip Roth decided to retire, I felt a personal sense of loss.
Retired Department of Health employee and Rensselaer resident Robert Pagini, 57, has admitted to stealing more than $16,000 worth of postage from his workplace for both his eBay rare coin business and personal use.
68 PERSONAL: Born and raised in Lodi, Payn is a retired science teacher and lives in Wooster with wife, Marilyn.
The years spent after retirement should be some of the most enjoyable years of a person's life.
I cover personal finance, taxes, retirement , nonprofits & scandals.
A personal look at living well Karen Scott 63, Retired Spanish Teacher, Volunteer  .
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In science:

As a retired person, publication gives no professional benefit, and it is highly unpleasant to have to deal with incompetent referees and journals which lack scientific integrity.
Comment on Phys. Rev. D 60 084017 "Classical self-force" by F. Rohrlich
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