adjective. ['rɪˈteɪnd, riːˈteɪnd'] continued in your keeping or use or memory.
- done for
Rhymes with Retained
Sentences with retained
Deduct declared dividends from net income to calculate the change in retained earnings.
2. Verb, past participle
Air-dried ash that has retained some moisture will be easier to bend than kiln-dried wood.
Quotes about retained
1. A lesson taught with humor is a lesson retained.
- Ruth Westheimer
2. I had retained little of what is generally called religion, except for a visceral conviction that our lives are controlled by some universal mechanism that is greater than ourselves. Perhaps that was what others called God. Perhaps not.
- Michael Cox, The Meaning of Night