pension fund Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “pension fund” in the English Dictionary

"pension fund" in American English

See all translations

pension fundnoun [C]

us   /ˈpen·ʃən ˌfʌnd/
a supply of money that many people pay into, which is invested in order to provide them with a pension
(Definition of pension fund from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"pension fund" in Business English

See all translations

pension fundnoun [C]

uk   us  
FINANCE an amount of money, collected from regular payments made by people who work, which is invested in order to pay pensions to people when they retire: The company's pension fund is facing a worrying shortfall. Many small businesses pay extra lump sums into their pension funds to reduce their tax liabilities. a corporate/employee/state pension fund
(Definition of pension fund from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pension fund”
in Chinese (Simplified) 退休(或养老)基金…
in Chinese (Traditional) 退休(或養老)基金…
What is the pronunciation of pension fund?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

sunburned

Sunburned skin has become red and sore by being in the strong heat of the sun for too long, or is very suntanned.

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More