Definition Retire on a pension

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Definition

to retire on a pension: to end one's career or working life with an amount of money saved
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a pension payment: a sum of money paid to a retired person
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Examples

  • "I have no idea how pensions work here in the US."
  • "So I can't expect the government to give me a generous pension for my retirement?"
  • "That's one hundred and thirty five years of pension payments!"
  • "I assume the government doesn't give the elderly a very generous pension, right?"
  • "Icarus : Well, the pension procedure here in the US is quite different from what you're used to in Europe."

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