1. 〔引退〕retirement (from the active handling of business [family] affairs);〔引退した人〕a retired person;〔老人〕the old gentleman [master, mistress]

    隠居する retire (from the handling of practical affairs)

    • 近所のご隠居
    • an elderly neighbor
    • 隠居仕事に庭いじりをしています
    • I make it my work in retirement to tend the flowers and plants in the garden.
    • 楽隠居の身です
    • I am enjoying a comfortable life in retirement.
  1. 隠居所a retreat