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wage British & World English

A fixed regular payment earned for work or services, typically paid on a daily or weekly basis

wage English Thesaurus

the wages of farm workers are determined by the local labour market

wage bill British & World English

The amount paid in wages by an employer to employees

basic wage British & World English

The amount a person earns before additional payments such as overtime

living wage British & World English

A wage which is high enough to maintain a normal standard of living

social wage British & World English

The amenities provided within a society from public funds

wage drift British & World English

The tendency for the average level of wages actually paid to rise above wage rates through increases in overtime and other factors

wage earner British & World English

A person who works for wages

wage slave British & World English

A person who is wholly dependent on income from employment, typically employment of an arduous or menial nature

minimum wage British & World English

The lowest wage permitted by law or by a special agreement

war British & World English

A sustained campaign against an undesirable situation or activity

money wages British & World English

Income expressed in terms of its monetary value, with no account taken of its purchasing power

starvation wages British & World English

Wages which are below the level necessary for subsistence

subsistence level British & World English

A standard of living (or wage) that provides only the bare necessities of life

subsistence wage in subsistence level British & World English

A standard of living (or wage) that provides only the bare necessities of life