Definition of pensioned-off in US English:

pensioned-off

adjective

  • Retired or dismissed with a pension; (more generally) dismissed as too old, superannuated; retired.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Monthly Magazine. From pensioned + off, after to pension off.

Pronunciation

pensioned-off

/ˌpɛnʃ(ə)ndˈɒf/