wage definição, wage significado | dicionário de inglês definição

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a    often pl   payment in return for work or services, esp. that made to workmen on a daily, hourly, weekly, or piece-work basis  
   Compare       salary  
b    (as modifier)  
wage freeze     
2    pl     (Economics)   the portion of the national income accruing to labour as earned income, as contrasted with the unearned income accruing to capital in the form of rent, interest, and dividends  
3    often pl   recompense, return, or yield  
4       an obsolete word for       pledge  
      vb   tr  
5    to engage in  
6    Obsolete   to pledge or wager  
7    Obsolete, or     (Brit)  
dialect      another word for       hire       1, 2  
     (C14: from Old Northern French wagier to pledge, from wage, of Germanic origin; compare Old English weddian to pledge, wed)  
  wageless      adj  
  wagelessness      n  

award wage  
      n   (in Australia and New Zealand) statutory minimum pay for a particular group of workers,   (Sometimes shortened to)    award  
living wage  
      n   a wage adequate to permit a wage earner to live and support a family in reasonable comfort  
minimum wage  
      n   the lowest wage that an employer is permitted to pay by law or union contract  
subsistence wage  
      n   the lowest wage upon which a worker and his family can survive  
wage determination  
      n   the process of setting wage rates or establishing wage structures in particular situations  
wage differential  
      n   the difference in wages between workers with different skills in the same industry or between those with comparable skills in different industries or localities  
wage earner   ,   (U.S.)   wage worker  
1    a person who works for wages, esp. as distinguished from one paid a salary  
2    the person who earns money to support a household by working  
wage incentive  
      n   additional wage payments intended to stimulate improved work performance  
wage scale  
1    a schedule of wages paid to workers for various jobs in an industry, company, etc.  
2    an employer's schedule of wages  
wage slave  
Ironic   a person dependent on a wage or salary  
Dicionário de inglês definição  


      n        wages    allowance, compensation, earnings, emolument, fee, hire, pay, payment, recompense, remuneration, reward, stipend  
      vb   carry on, conduct, engage in, practise, proceed with, prosecute, pursue, undertake  

Dicionário de inglês sinônimos  

Dicionário Colaborativo     Inglês Definição
A small short-term loan, with very high interest rates, that the borrower promises to repay on or near the next payday. Used by wage earners who run short of cash before payday. Payday lending is an established form of lending in the US and Canada.
Also: payday advance, overnight loan.
(in neomarxist thought) the second main exploitive social class: The bourgeoisie of formation. The members of the formoisie have human capital, receive high wages (the most frequently thanks to their diplomas) and consume more than the world GDP. (neologism 1993 Yanick Toutain)
[Hum. Sc.] The formoisie is the social class that created social-democracy and stalinism.
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