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unretire

[ uhn-ri-tahyuhr ]
/ 藢蕦n r瑟藞ta瑟r /
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verb (used without object), un路re路tired, un路re路tir路ing.
to return to the workforce after having been retired.
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Origin of unretire

First recorded in 1945鈥50; un-2 + retire (in the sense 鈥渢o withdraw from business鈥)

OTHER WORDS FROM unretire

un路re路tire路ment, nounun路re路tir路ee [uhn-ri-tahyuhr-ee] /藢蕦n r瑟 ta瑟r藞i/ noun
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