One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Not pensioned. In early use chiefly: †not corrupted or controlled through the payment of a pension (obsolete). Later chiefly: without a retirement pension.
Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Robert Heath (bap. 1620, d. c1685), poet. From un- + pensioned.
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