retirar

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

re- +‎ tirar.

Verb[edit]

retirar (first-person singular present retiro, past participle retirat)

  1. To take away, remove
  2. to take out, extract (money)
  3. (reflexive) to leave, go out
  4. (reflexive) to retire (stop working)
  5. (reflexive) to pull out, leave
  6. to retire, go to bed
  7. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

re- +‎ tirar

Pronunciation[edit]

(Portugal) IPA(key): /ˌʁɨ.ti.ˈɾaɾ/, /ˌrɨ.ti.ˈɾaɾ/

Verb[edit]

retirar (first-person singular present indicative retiro, past participle retirado)

  1. to remove
  2. to withdraw

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Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:retirar.


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

re- +‎ tirar. Cognate with English retire.

Verb[edit]

retirar (first-person singular present retiro, first-person singular preterite retiré, past participle retirado)

  1. to remove
  2. to withdraw

Usage notes[edit]

The word retirar is a false friend and false cognate of retire which actually translates to jubilar. It is frequently used in Spanglish and American Spanish incorrectly.

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