retirement-n; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: Withdrawal from a work position or occupation.

Commentary: RETIREMENT[+event][+work]

Her retirement surprised everyone in the office.
I look forward to my retirement from accounting.
He is in retirement in Sussex, keeping bees.

PropBank: retirement.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2

Sense Number 2: Withdrawal from any non-work activity.

Commentary: RETIREMENT[+event]

She took her retirement for the evening.
Religious retreat is a form of retirement from everyday life.
He is in retirement from his responsibilities as a father.

PropBank: NM
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3