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Meaning of "Chelsea Pensioner" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CHELSEA PENSIONER

Chelsea Pensioner  [ˈtʃɛlsɪ ˈpɛnʃənə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CHELSEA PENSIONER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Chelsea Pensioner is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CHELSEA PENSIONER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Chelsea Pensioner

Chelsea pensioner

A Chelsea pensioner is an in-pensioner at the Royal Hospital Chelsea, a retirement home and nursing home for former members of the British Army located in Chelsea, London. Historically, however, the phrase applied more widely, referring to both in-pensioners and out-pensioners.

Definition of Chelsea Pensioner in the English dictionary

The definition of Chelsea Pensioner in the dictionary is old soldier resident in the Chelsea Royal Hospital.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CHELSEA PENSIONER


actioner
ˈækʃənə
commissioner
kəˈmɪʃənə
conditioner
kənˈdɪʃənə
confectioner
kənˈfɛkʃənə
conventioner
kənˈvɛnʃənə
executioner
ˌɛksɪˈkjuːʃənə
freshener
ˈfreʃənə
mentioner
ˈmɛnʃənə
motioner
ˈməʊʃənə
parishioner
pəˈrɪʃənə
pensioner
ˈpɛnʃənə
petitioner
pɪˈtɪʃənə
practitioner
prækˈtɪʃənə
probationer
prəˈbeɪʃənə
revolutioner
ˌrevəˈluːʃənə
stationer
ˈsteɪʃənə
tensioner
ˈtenʃənə
traditioner
trəˈdɪʃənə
vacationer
vəˈkeɪʃənə
versioner
ˈvɜːʃənə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CHELSEA PENSIONER

Chellean
chellup
Chelmsford
cheloid
cheloidal
chelone
chelonian
chelp
Chelsea
Chelsea bun
Chelsea tractor
Cheltenham
cheluviation
Chelyabinsk
Chelyuskin

WORDS THAT END LIKE CHELSEA PENSIONER

air-conditioner
fabric conditioner
family practitioner
fashioner
fire commissioner
general practitioner
hair conditioner
high commissioner
Lord High Commissioner
medical practitioner
missioner
nurse practitioner
Parliamentary Commissioner
portioner
provisioner
questioner
religioner
resident commissioner
resolutioner
toner
visioner

Synonyms and antonyms of Chelsea Pensioner in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Chelsea Pensioner» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CHELSEA PENSIONER

Find out the translation of Chelsea Pensioner to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Chelsea Pensioner from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Chelsea Pensioner» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

切尔西养老金领取
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Pensionista de Chelsea
570 millions of speakers

English

Chelsea Pensioner
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

चेल्सी पेंशनभोगी
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

تشيلسي المعاش
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Челси пенсионер
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Chelsea Pensionista
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

চেলসির পেনশনার
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Chelsea retraité
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pesara Chelsea
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Chelsea-Pensionär
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

チェルシー年金受給者
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

첼시 연금
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Chelsea Pensioner
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

Chelsea hưởng trợ cấp
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

செல்சியா ஓய்வூதியம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चेल्सी पेंशनभोगी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Chelsea Pensioner
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Chelsea Pensionato
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Chelsea Emeryt
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Челсі Пенсіонер
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Chelsea Pensionar
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Τσέλσι Συνταξιούχος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Chelsea Pensioenaris
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Chelsea Pensionär
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Chelsea Pensjonist
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Chelsea Pensioner

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CHELSEA PENSIONER»

The term «Chelsea Pensioner» is normally little used and occupies the 137.491 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CHELSEA PENSIONER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Chelsea Pensioner

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CHELSEA PENSIONER»

Discover the use of Chelsea Pensioner in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Chelsea Pensioner and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Chelsea Pensioner: A Comic Opera in Two Acts
Containing many classic works from important dramatists and poets, this collection has something for every lover of the stage and verse. ++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this ...
Dibdin, 2011
2
Selection of Reports and Papers of the House of Commons: ...
Is a Chelsea pensioner, and is desirous of getting to America, and prays to be allowed a free passage and any other encouragement that may be thought proper. Are out-pensioners of Chelsea, and find their pensions inadequate to their ...
‎1836
3
Mum's Army: Love and Adventure From the NAAFI to Civvy Street
Winifred Phillips was born in Ilford, Essex, in 1926, one of four children.
Winifred Phillips, 2013
4
The Complete Works of Charles Dickens: The Uncommercial ...
Before another week was out, Titbull's was startled by another phenomenon. At ten o'clock in the forenoon appeared a cab, containing not only the Greenwich Pensioner with one arm, but, to boot, a Chelsea Pensioner with one leg.
Charles Dickens, 2009
5
The Uncommercial Traveller
At ten o'clock in the forenoon appeared a cab, containing not only the Greenwich Pensioner with one arm, but, to boot, a Chelsea Pensioner with one leg. Both dismounting to assist Mrs. Mitts into the cab, the Greenwich Pensioner bore her ...
Charles Dickens, 2009
6
House of Commons Papers
... to the Secretary of Chelsea Hospital, with the words *' Chelsea Pensioner " written thereon, and with respect to Naval Pensions, to the Paymaster-general, White- 35 hall, London, who shall thereupon respectively cause the payment thereof ...
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons, 1839
7
An Historical and Topographical Description of Chelsea, and ...
... in consideration of his many services to his country in his youthful days.1 Mr. Thomas Pallister, of the Cross Keys Inn, Grace- church Street, has in his possession a half-length , portrait of an old Chelsea Pensioner, which has been neglected ...
Thomas Faulkner, 1829
8
A Compendious Abstract of the Public General Acts of the ...
... pension or other allowance shall have been granted for service in ihe Army or Ordnance, with the words " Chelsea Pensioner," or " Greenwich Pensioner," (as the case may be,) written thereon, which said Paymaster General shall thereupon  ...
Great Britain, 1835
9
A collection of the public general statutes passed in the ...
... the Secretary of Chelsea Hospital, with the Words " Chelsea Pensioner" written thereon, and with respect to Naval Pensions to the Paymaster General, Out- pension Office, Tower Hill, with the Words " Greenwich Out-pension " written thereon, ...
Great Britain, 1838
10
The Statutes Relating to the Admiralty, Navy, Shipping, and ...
... under Cover, addressed to the Paymaster General of His Majesty's Forces, with the Words " Chelsea Pensioner" written thereon, or to the Paymaster of Pensions at Greenwich Hospital, with the Words " Greenwich Pensioner" written thereon, ...
Great Britain, John Raithby, 1823

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CHELSEA PENSIONER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Chelsea Pensioner is used in the context of the following news items.
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A Sussex Waterloo veteran laid to rest in Fletching Church graveyard
By the time of the 1851 census he had moved to Combers in Fletching Parish and is listed as a Chelsea Pensioner. “Daniel died in Fletching on ... «Sussex Express, Jun 15»
2
Armed Forces Day event celebrates long military friendship
John Gallagher, 66, is the youngest Chelsea Pensioner, and came to Swindon to show his support. "Every man and woman in the army will tell ... «Swindon Advertiser, Jun 15»
3
An international response on Carluke soldier!
“His name is listed on the Waterloo Medal Roll 1815 and he later became a Chelsea Pensioner,” said Grace. Adam was from Glasgow, but ... «Carluke Gazette, Jun 15»
4
Waterloo veteran is buried at Skipton's Raikes Road Burial Ground
Tom left the Army in 1816, becoming a Chelsea Pensioner on 9d a day and went to live at Hagg Farm, Embsay, where remarkably, he farmed for the next 50 ... «Craven Herald, Jun 15»
5
Major steps down as Shropshire folly trust chairman
Chelsea pensioner Major Adrian Coles MBE, a long serving trustee of Flounders' Folly on Callow Hill near Craven Arms, has retired from the ... «shropshirestar.com, Jun 15»
6
Veteran steps down as trustee of Flounders Folly
Now a Chelsea Pensioner, Major Coles, has decided to step down as a trustee of Flounders Folly located at the junction of three parishes in the ... «Ludlow Advertiser, Jun 15»
7
Veterans arrive in 108-taxi procession
Chelsea Pensioner Charmaine Coleman, 82, spent 23 years in the Royal Military Police. Speaking outside the Pavilion, she said on Saturday ... «Worthing Herald, Jun 15»
8
Cabbies take veterans to the coast
Chelsea Pensioner Trevor Thomson, 76, originally from Hollingworth, Cheshire, said: "We enjoy it very much, just getting out of London and ... «Littlehampton Gazette, Jun 15»
9
Penrith man at Battle of Waterloo June 1815
... as being employed as a gardener, certainly up to 1841, however, by 1851 he is shown in that year's Census as being a Chelsea Pensioner. «Cumbria Crack, Jun 15»
10
Rufus Wainwright @ Chelsea Hospital, London - 12/06/2015
... but came out of popstar hibernation to play for a good cause; for the sake of the Chelsea Pensioner's Home. The Canadian singer/songwriter ... «Gigwise, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Chelsea Pensioner [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/chelsea-pensioner>. Sep 2020 ».
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