Webster 1913 Edition
Private; secluded; quiet;
retiredlife; a person of
retiredpart of the peninsula.
Withdrawn from active duty or business;
a flank bent inward toward the rear of the work.–
(Mil. & Naval),
a list of officers, who, by reason of advanced age or other disability, are relieved from active service, but still receive a specified amount of pay from the government.
Webster 1828 Edition
1.Secluded from much society or from public notice; private. He lives a retired life; he has a retired situation.
2.Secret; private; as retired speculations.