Sentence Examples


  • We had full medical insurance and a pension program.
  • Twelve hundred francs' pension for life.
  • After the death of his wife (1588) he went to Spain, where on the recommendation of the duke of Feria he received a pension from the king.
  • His expectations of the cardinalate were disappointed by Pius V.'s death in 1572, and Sanders spent the next few years at Madrid trying to embroil Philip II., who gave him a pension of 300 ducats, in open war with Elizabeth.
  • In the year 1 747, to the great regret of his colleagues, he resigned his post of assessor of the board of mines that he might devote himself to his higher vocation, requesting only to be allowed to receive as a pension the half of his salary.