What are the hypernyms for retire?

Hypernyms for retire

toy tire jade locomote toss out dispose cast away step down cease fire give the axe give the sack fold fiddle pall travel discard toss away throw out put away resign give up give notice send away terminate shut down diddle weary go fling chuck out cast out leave office discontinue lay off can sack close up close down play fatigue move toss cast aside throw away quit stop displace dismiss force out close recall

Definitions for retire

  • verb - prepare for sleep; "I usually turn in at midnight"; "He goes to bed at the crack of dawn"
  • verb - cause to get out; "The pitcher retired three batters"; "the runner was put out at third base"
  • verb - cause to be out on a fielding play
  • verb - lose interest; "he retired from life when his wife died"
  • verb - pull back or move away or backward; "The enemy withdrew"; "The limo pulled away from the curb"
  • verb - dispose of (something no longer useful or needed); "She finally retired that old coat"
  • verb - go into retirement; stop performing one's work or withdraw from one's position; "He retired at age 68"
  • verb - withdraw from active participation; "He retired from chess"
  • verb - make (someone) retire; "The director was retired after the scandal"
  • verb - break from a meeting or gathering; "We adjourned for lunch"; "The men retired to the library"
  • verb - withdraw from circulation or from the market
  • Pronounciation of retire

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    Synonyms for retire

    go to bed kip down go to sleep retreat pull back turn in hit the hay strike out pull away move back bed hit the sack put out draw back adjourn crawl in sack out withdraw recede

    Antonyms for retire

    No antonyms found for retire.

    Holonyms for retire

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    Hyponyms for retire

    bed down pull out retrograde withdraw bunk down back down retreat drop out chicken out bow out back up prorogue back off fall back superannuate

    Meronyms for retire

    No meronyms found for retire.

    Sounds like retire

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