1. Education

Discuss in my forum

la retraite

By

Definition: retreat, retirement, pension

L'armée est en retraite - The army is retreating

Ma mère est déjà à la retraite - My mother is already retired

Elle ne touche pas de retraite - She does not receive a pension

Related: un retrait - ebb, retreat, withdrawal; retraité (adj) - retired

(click the little graphic below to hear the Mot du jour pronounced)
Pronunciation: [reu tret]Audio Link
  1. About.com
  2. Education
  3. French Language
  4. French Vocabulary
  5. Mot du jour
  6. Retraite - Mot du Jour - French Word a Day

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.