Synonyms of pension
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allowanceAn allowance is money that is given to someone, usually on a regular basis, in order to help them pay for the things that they need.
• He lives on an allowance of £70 a week.
benefitBenefit is money that is given by the government to people who are poor, ill, or unemployed.
• the removal of benefit from school-leavers
social security paymentswelfarethe dole (informal)unemployment benefitstate benefitJobseeker's AllowanceJSApogey (Canadian)
• Above all we must consider the welfare of the children.
Thesaurus for pension from the Collins English Thesaurus
Someone who has a pension receives a regular sum of money from the state or from a former employer because they have retired or because they are widowed or have a disability .