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Translation of pensión in English:

sustantivo femenino

  • 4 (Chile) [familiar] (melancolía) See examples: tiene pensión
    she's down in the dumps o feeling very low
    dicen que murió de pensión
    they say he died of sorrow/of a broken heart
Example sentences
  • Averigua tu código único del sistema privado de pensiones (CUSPP).
  • Por eso, ambos sistemas tienen la misma pensión mínima anual.
  • El régimen de media pensión incluye desayuno buffet y cena.

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