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"pensioner" in British English

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pensionernoun [C]

uk   /ˈpen.ʃən.ər/  us   // mainly UK (UK also old age pensioner)
C1 a ​person who ​receives a ​pension, ​especially the ​governmentpension given to ​oldpeople: Students and pensioners are ​entitled to a ​discount.
(Definition of pensioner from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"pensioner" in Business English

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pensionernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈpenʃər/ (also old age pensioner) UK
someone who receives a ​pension, especially from the ​government, when they have retired: The ​governmentunveiled their ​plans for ​lifting millions of UK pensioners out of ​poverty.
(Definition of pensioner from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pensioner”
in Arabic مُتقاعِد…
in Korean 연금 수령자, 연금 생활자…
in Portuguese pensionista…
in Catalan pensionista…
in Japanese 年金受給者, 年金生活者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 领退休金(或养老金、抚恤金)者…
in Chinese (Traditional) 領退休金(或養老金、撫恤金)者…
in Italian pensionato, -a…
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