retirado

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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (distant)
a. remote
La prisión fue construida en una isla retirada, lejos de la costa.The prison was built on a remote island far away from the coast.
b. isolated
El escritor se mudó a un pueblo retirado ubicado en las montañas.The writer moved to an isolated village located in the mountains.
c. secluded
Encontré un lugar retirado en la playa donde pude nadar desnudo.I found a secluded spot on the beach where I could swim naked.
2. (solitary)
a. quiet
El anacoreta vivió una vida sencilla y retirada en el bosque.The hermit lived a simple and quiet life in the forest.
3. (no longer working)
a. retired
Un militar retirado que estaba en la estación de servicio evitó el robo.A retired solider who was in the gas station foiled the robbery.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
masculine or feminine noun
4. (pensioned individual)
a. retired person
Un tercio de los retirados que viven en el hogar de ancianos son hombres.One third of the retired persons living in the nursing home are men.
b. retiree
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Muchos retirados afirman que tienen que seguir trabajando para pagar las cuentas.Many retirees claim they still have to work to pay the bills.
c. pensioner (United Kingdom)
La farmacia ofrece descuentos a los retirados.The pharmacy offers discounts to pensioners.
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retirado
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (jubilado)
a. retired
2. (solitario, alejado)
a. isolated, secluded
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
3. (jubilado)
a. retired person
b. retiree
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
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retirado
adjective
1 [+lugar] remote
2 [+vida] quiet
mi pueblo está muy retirado de la capital de la provincia
3 (jubilado) retired
4 (España)
la tiene retirada he keeps her as his mistress
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