Definition of daywork in English:

daywork

Line breaks: day|work
Pronunciation: /ˈdeɪwəːk
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • Casual work paid for on a daily basis: [as modifier]: the daywork rate
    More example sentences
    • There were no written instructions, no definition of the work required at any site, no tender and little or no on-site verification of daywork sheets by their personnel.
    • We would therefore suggest that this work be carried out on a daywork basis, based on 2 men for a minimum of 8 hours a day at £14 per hour per man.
    • The best places to find daywork are the boatyards, where the boats are being made ready for the next season.

Derivatives

dayworker

noun
More example sentences
  • We were able to consolidate the vast array of schedules down to 4 core schedules for both dayworkers and shiftworkers.
  • Positions such as party workers, temporary dayworkers, waitresses and bartenders and party cooks fall into this category.
  • I had 3 offers to choose from when I was getting into the industry, based on doing a good job as a dayworker.

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