Definition of pensioner in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈpɛnʃ(ə)nə/


A person who receives a pension, especially the retirement pension.
Example sentences
  • As pensioners on fixed incomes, we were amazed at the sum involved and would like to warn others to be wary.
  • People on fixed incomes and pensioners simply cannot afford rises of triple the cost of living.
  • How are pensioners on fixed incomes meant to cope with an ever increasing Council Tax?
North American  senior, retiree;
New Zealand  superannuitant
rare retirer, pensionary

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