Entry from British & World English dictionary
(In Scotland) a person’s retirement from a job or office: early retiral he worked in this area until his retiral in 1975
More example sentences
- In rural Scotland the retiral of a sitting MP always creates a vacuum which other political parties rush to fill.
- The firm of Helen M Nicolson is run by Eddie Nicolson, following the retiral of Helen from the practice earlier this year.
- This year, Wheeldon made another new piece, After the Rain, to mark the retiral of one of NYCB's best-loved dancers, Jock Soto.
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