Definition of waged in English:


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Pronunciation: /weɪdʒd


  • Having or relating to regular paid employment: a larger class of waged workers
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    • This was intimately tied to their notion that the way out of poverty was via waged work.
    • Now, manufacturing is no longer the engine of employment growth and many more women have entered waged work.
    • It was necessary to make habitable remote regions of Russia where it was regarded as too costly to provide waged labour.

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