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To the extent that people overpay as a result of the Libor manipulation, they should be able to get their money back. Individuals who have mortgages, pension funds who had pensioner investments - whoever was ripped off is entitled to get their money back.
Peter Welch

Meaning of "pensioner" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PENSIONER

pensioner  [ˈpɛnʃənə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PENSIONER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
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 PENSIONER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Pensioner

A pensioner is a person who collects a pension, most commonly because of a retirement from the workforce. This is a term typically used in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Australia where someone of pensionable age may also be referred to as an 'old age pensioner', or OAP. In the United States, the term retiree is more common, and in New Zealand, the term superannuitant is commonly used. In many countries, increasing life expectancy has led to an expansion of the numbers of pensioners, and they are a growing political force.

Definition of pensioner in the English dictionary

The definition of pensioner in the dictionary is a person who is receiving a pension, esp an old-age pension from the state. Other definition of pensioner is a person dependent on the pay or bounty of another.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PENSIONER


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

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PENSIONER

pension
pension benefits
pension book
pension fund
pension mortgage
pension off
pension plan
pension provider
pension provision
pension scheme
pensionable
pensionaries
pensionary
pensione
pensioneer
pensioneer trustee
pensionless
pensionnat
pensive
pensively

WORDS THAT END LIKE PENSIONER

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

Synonyms and antonyms of pensioner in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «PENSIONER»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «pensioner» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of pensioner

Translation of «pensioner» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PENSIONER

Find out the translation of pensioner to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of 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 «pensioner» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

领养老金的人
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

pensionista
570 millions of speakers

English

pensioner
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पेंशनर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مُتَقَاعِدٌ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

пенсионер
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

aposentado
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পোষ্য ব্যক্তি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

retraité
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pesara
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Rentner
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

年金受給者
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

연금 수령자
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pensiun
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

người hưởng lương hưu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஓய்வு கால ஊதியம் பெறுபவர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पेन्शनर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

emekli
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

pensionato
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

emeryt
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

пенсіонер
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pensionar
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

συνταξιούχος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

pensioenaris
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

pensionär
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

pensjonist
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of pensioner

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PENSIONER»

The term «pensioner» is quite widely used and occupies the 38.516 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PENSIONER» OVER TIME

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

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QUOTES WITH «PENSIONER»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word pensioner.
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Peter Welch
To the extent that people overpay as a result of the Libor manipulation, they should be able to get their money back. Individuals who have mortgages, pension funds who had pensioner investments - whoever was ripped off is entitled to get their money back.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PENSIONER»

Discover the use of pensioner in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to pensioner and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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A Pensioner's Lament: Public Pension Dealings in New Jersey
"A Pensioner's Lament" takes readers behind the "seen," exposing pension-abuse and fraud made possible by bureaucratic incompetence.
Benoit G. Philippon, 2003
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Tackling pensioner poverty: fifth report of session 2008-09, ...
Q13 Tom Levitt: Thank you. My last question relates to levels of pensioner poverty in the future. You suggested earlier on, Chris, that levels of pension credit take-up were likely to go down which would suggest that pensioner poverty will ease, ...
Great Britain: Parliament: House of Commons: Work and Pensions Committee, 2009
3
Progress on Tackling Pensioner Poverty: Encouraging the ...
pensioner. poverty: A. review. of. the. literature. lay Wiggan and Colin Talbot Prepared for the National Audit Office, March 2005 Disclaimer The views expressed in this report are the author's alone and do not reflect those of the National Audit ...
Great Britain: National Audit Office, 2006
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A Letter, Writ by Mijn Heer Fagel, Pensioner of Holland, to ...
Giving an Account of the Prince and Princess of Orange's Thoughts Concerning the Repeal of the Test and the Penal Laws Gaspar Fagel, Sir James Stewart. ' ' . ' ' ттд?'({‹\ж\\\\'5.:\1"‚;и‚» ~ 1' _ _¢._-„' . \'§_\' ‚ . _ '~" . . '.~ . I . Í а .‚\ _J W91 : ' " " ' 'п\' ...
Gaspar Fagel, Sir James Stewart, 1688
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The Code of Federal Regulations of the United States of America
case of a female pensioner, to her dependent minor children. § 301.8 Disposition of funds greater than $15, and not exceeding $25, per month. The basic rate of pension being greater than $15 but not exceeding $25 per month, the dependent  ...
‎1985
6
Ageing and Income Financial Resources and Retirement in 9 ...
... Average effective tax rate Earnings/income, proportion of average 00.1 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.5 0.6 Average effective tax rate Earnings/income, proportion of average worker worker worker pensioner pensioner pensioner social security social security ...
OECD, 2001
7
Code of Federal Regulations, Title 38, Pensions, Bonuses, ...
13(0)) shall be deemed to have remained payable to a pensioner for each month after December 1978 when the following conditons are met: (1) The pensioner was in receipt of pension for the month of December 1978; and (2) The pensioner  ...
Office of the Federal Register (U S ), 2012
8
Biographical Register of Christ's College, 1505-1905: And of ...
Nyndge, Being most horriblye Tormented with an evyll Spirit." It was re-printed, 1615, in London (D.N.B., under Alex. Nyndge). Sampson, — : B.A., not found elsewhere. Ranew, — : B. A. There is a pensioner of the same name ; and a scholar, ...
John Peile, 2012
9
L.S.A., List of C.F.R. Sections Affected
(1) Pensioner. This means a person who was entitled to section 306 or oldlaw pension, or a dependent of such a person for the purposes of chapter 15 of title 38, United States Code as in effect on December 31, 1978. (2) Public assistance.
‎2003
10
Taxes 2009 For Dummies
The latter choices, which offer less cash in hand today, are the least risky for surviving spouses: Single Life Option: This option pays benefits only as long as the pensioner (the person who earned the pension benefit) is alive. The survivor  ...
Eric Tyson, Margaret A. Munro, EA, David J. Silverman, EA, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PENSIONER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term pensioner is used in the context of the following news items.
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Pensioner killed in horror three car crash in Co Limerick
A woman aged in her 70s was killed in a horror three-car collision this evening. The collision occurred at around 6.30pm on the N21 Newcastle ... «Irish Mirror, Jul 15»
2
Pensioner killed by car while walking dog was Yvonne Richmond
... member was on holiday. A pensioner who was killed while out walking a family pet dog in Ballymena has been named as Yvonne Richmond. «Belfast Telegraph, Jul 15»
3
Pensioner saved from house fire gets new bungalow from pals in …
Kind-hearted neighbours of a pensioner who was almost burned to death in her home have given her a new bungalow. Kathleen McKenna ... «Irish Mirror, Jul 15»
4
Inquest told driver was unable to avoid pensioner
A GREENCASTLE pensioner died from multiple injuries last December caused by being hit by an Audi A3 after he had checked sheep in a ... «The Ulster Herald, Jul 15»
5
Two charged with murder of Wombwell pensioner
A MAN and a woman have been charged with the murder of a Wombwell pensioner. South Yorkshire Police this morning charged a man and a ... «Yorkshire Post, Jul 15»
6
Moray pensioner hoping to beat mystery illness which traps him in …
Bill Heaton, from Brodie, met with a consultant last week and was told his inability to walk unaided could be a result of vitamin deficiency. «Aberdeen Press and Journal, Jul 15»
7
Pensioner with learning difficulties earns his first pay cheque after …
A pensioner with learning difficulties received his first ever pay cheque after working at a new garden centre staffed by people with disabilities. «Liverpool Echo, Jul 15»
8
Shocking pink: Pensioner devastated after home is daubed with paint
Shocking pink: Pensioner devastated after home is daubed with paint. Christopher McCarthy pictured outside his vandalised home in ... «Limerick Leader, Jul 15»
9
Search for missing North Yorkshire pensioner
North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information about a 77-year-old man who was reported missing in Ryedale yesterday afternoon. «ITV News, Jul 15»
10
Tideford pensioner threatened to shoot dog in dispute between …
A PENSIONER threatened to shoot an elderly woman's dogs with an air rifle after a dispute between neighbours in South East Cornwall. «Cornish Guardian, Jul 15»

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