Is RETIRE a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'retire'


  1. RETIRE, prepare for sleep
  2. RETIRE, cause to get out
  3. RETIRE, cause to be out on a fielding play
  4. RETIRE, lose interest
  5. RETIRE, pull back or move away or backward
  6. RETIRE, dispose of (something no longer useful or needed)
  7. RETIRE, go into retirement; stop performing one's work or withdraw from one's position
  8. RETIRE, withdraw from active participation
  9. RETIRE, make (someone) retire
  10. RETIRE, break from a meeting or gathering
  11. RETIRE, withdraw from circulation or from the market, as of bills, shares, and bonds
  12. RETIRE, to stop a job or career because you have reached the age when you are not allowed to work anymore or do not need or want to work anymore
  13. RETIRE, to cause (someone, such as a military officer) to end a job or career
  14. RETIRE, to stop playing in a game, competition, etc., especially because of injury

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The word RETIRE is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 6 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'retire' in a sentence

  1. I want to be healthy when I retire.
  2. She had to retire during the first set because of a muscle strain.
  3. The Navy is retiring the old battleship.

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