how to pronounce retire


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The above transcription of retire is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

retire is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of retire in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… plans to retire he is 71 years old …”

meaning of retire

Retire means to stop working and live off of the money you have saved.

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