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retiree

[ri-tahy-ree, -tahyuh r-ee] /rɪ taɪˈri, -ˈtaɪər i/
noun
1.
a person who has retired from an occupation or profession.
Origin of retiree
1940-1945
1940-45, Americanism; retire + -ee
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retiree

/rɪˈtaɪəˌriː/
noun
1.
(mainly US) a person who has retired from work
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n.

1945, from retire + -ee.

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