Definition of pensioner in English:


Line breaks: pen|sion¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈpɛnʃ(ə)nə


A person who receives a pension, especially the retirement pension.
More 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?
retired person, old-age pensioner, OAP, senior citizen; North Americansenior, retiree
rare retirer, pensionary

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