pensionary


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pen·sion·ar·y

 (pĕn′shə-nĕr′ē)
adj.
1. Constituting a pension.
2. Mercenary; venal.
n. pl. pen·sion·ar·ies
1. A pensioner.
2. A hireling.

pensionary

(ˈpɛnʃənərɪ)
adj
1. constituting a pension
2. maintained by or receiving a pension
n, pl -aries
a person whose service can be bought; hireling

pen•sion•ar•y

(ˈpɛn ʃəˌnɛr i)

n., pl. -ar•ies,
adj. n.
2. a hireling.
adj.
3. of the nature of a pension.
4. receiving a pension.
[1530–40; < Medieval Latin pēnsiōnārius. See pension, -ary]

pensionary

a person paid to perform tasks or services, especially as a hireling.
See also: Aid
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pensionary - the beneficiary of a pension fund
beneficiary, donee - the recipient of funds or other benefits
old-age pensioner - an old person who receives an old-age pension
2.pensionary - a person who works only for money
employee - a worker who is hired to perform a job
References in classic literature ?
Cornelius de Witt, Ruart de Pulten, that is to say, warden of the dikes, ex-burgomaster of Dort, his native town, and member of the Assembly of the States of Holland, was forty-nine years of age, when the Dutch people, tired of the Republic such as John de Witt, the Grand Pensionary of Holland, understood it, at once conceived a most violent affection for the Stadtholderate, which had been abolished for ever in Holland by the "Perpetual Edict" forced by John de Witt upon the United Provinces.
The Grand Pensionary bowed before the will of his fellow citizens; Cornelius de Witt, however, was more obstinate, and notwithstanding all the threats of death from the Orangist rabble, who besieged him in his house at Dort, he stoutly refused to sign the act by which the office of Stadtholder was restored.
John de Witt, at the first intimation of the charge brought against his brother, had resigned his office of Grand Pensionary.
And with the same calm mien, but more melancholy than he had been on entering the prison, the Grand Pensionary proceeded towards the cell of his brother.
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Considerable social and pensionary reforms were passed.
Summary: Ruler issues decree stipulating pensionary benefits for employees of government entities and companies owned by it
Also, they will be entitled to pensionary benefits they are eligible to as per number of years of service put in by them.
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Minimum length of service for eligibility of pension has been declined from 20 to 18 years and the retiring employees will get the pensionary benefits of additional two years of service.
The notice was taken on a note of Justice Amir Hani Muslim, Judge Supreme Court of Pakistan highlighting the issue of non-payment of pensionary benefits to retired employees despite of the clear cut directions of Supreme Court judgment in case of Mohammad Ismail Memon (PLD 2007 SC 35) but inspite of that departments are willfully avoiding compliance that multiplies miseries of retired employees of Federal and Provincial Governments.
The notice was taken on a note of Justice Amir Hani Muslim, Judge Supreme Court highlighting the issue of non-payment of pensionary benefits to retired employees despite of the clear cut directions of Supreme Court judgment in case of Mohammad Ismail Memon (PLD 2007 SC 35).