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pension
used in King Lear

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Definition
a regular payment to a person that is intended to allow them to have an income without working
  • Why, the hot-blooded France, that dowerless took Our youngest born, I could as well be brought To knee his throne, and, squire-like, pension beg To keep base life afoot.
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — Before Gloster's Castle; Kent in the stocks (68% in)

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