What is the origin of the word 'retire'?

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First attested 1533, "to retreat," from Middle French verb transitive retirer "to withdraw" from re- "back" + Old French tirer "to draw", as, a bow.
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Who is the last original cowboys team member to retire?

Of the players on the 1960 Cowboys, the last to retire was tackle Paul Dickson . Dickson played 8 games for the Cowboys in the 1960 season, then was placed on the selection l

Where did the word retired originate?

From the Related Link: . retire 1533, of armies, "to retreat," from M.Fr. retirer "to withdraw (something)," from re- "back" + O.Fr. tirer "to draw" (see tirade). Meaning

How many words can you make out of retirement?

154 words can be made from the word retirement: 2-letter words em, en, er, et, in, it, me, mi, ne, re, ti 3-letter words eme, ere, ern, err, ire, men, met, mir, nee