Definitions (3)

1. To pay off a debt.
2. To cancel redeemed or reacquired securities.
3. To end the period of life during which one works.

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When I retire from work I will spend my days fishing and golfing on the beautiful sunny coast of Florida

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We finally were able to retire the debt as we were paying down the debt for many years so we were relieved.

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After working in the field of electronics for 40+ years Thomas was ready to happily retire to Boca for the rest of his days.

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