Pensioner

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PENSIONER. One who is supported by an allowance at the will of another. It is more usually applied to him who receives an annuity or pension from the government.

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The Father of the Marshalsea, even humming a tune, and wearing his black velvet cap a little on one side, so much improved were his spirits, went down into the yard, and found his old pensioner standing there hat in hand just within the gate, as he had stood all this time.
This, Mr Clennam, you must know, is an old pensioner of mine, Old Nandy, a very faithful old man.
If Maggy will spread that newspaper on the window- sill, my dear,' remarked the Father complacently and in a half whisper to Little Dorrit, 'my old pensioner can have his tea there, while we are having ours.
Once he asked the pensioner, in that general clemency which asked him anything to keep him afloat, how old his younger grandchild was?
John Edward,' said the pensioner, slowly laying down his knife and fork to consider.
The more of these discoveries that he persuaded himself he made in the pensioner, the better he appeared to like him; and when he got out of his chair after tea to bid the pensioner good-bye, on his intimating that he feared, honoured sir, his time was running out, he made himself look as erect and strong as possible.
The Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP), will today inaugurate its new headquarters at the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja.
08 percent of its pensioners from Pension Payment Order (PPO) system to Direct Credit System (DCS).
32 million retiree-pensioners of the Social Security System (SSS) are no longer required to report to the state fund for its Annual Confirmation of Pensioners Program (ACOP).
Islamabad -- Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) on Thursday remarked that giving pension was due right of the pensioners, saying these old pensioners have given youthfulness to the institutions.
32 million retiree pensioners of the state-run Social Security System (SSS) are no longer required to report for the Annual Confirmation of Pensioners Program (ACOP) or the yearly reporting to SSS to ensure the continuous payment of their monthly pension.
32 million retiree pensioners of state-run Social Security System (SSS) are no longer required to report for the Annual Confirmation of Pensioners Program (Acop), or the yearly reporting to SSS, to ensure the continuous payment of their monthly pension.