Examples and usage of RETIRE
To better understand the meaning of RETIRE, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word RETIRE
"You will milk her before we retire, wormtail, said the second voice"- The word/phrase 'retire' was used by 'J. K. Rowling' in 'Harry potter and the goblet of fire'.
"If it is against orders, it is i who should retire"- 'Rabindranath Tagore' has used the retire in the novel The home and the world.
"If i retire, i burn my ships"- To understand the meaning of retire, please see the following usage by Leo Tolstoy in Anna karenina.
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Usage of "RETIRE": Examples from famous English Poetry
"I do retire"
- This term retire was used by Edward Fitzgerald in the Poem Old song.
"And if i tempt it will retire"
- This term retire was used by Thomas Lodge in the Poem Phillis ii.
"And when thy poppy works, thou dost retire"
- This term retire was used by Richard Lovelace in the Poem The grasshopper.