Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “time and a half”

See all translations

time and a half

noun [U] uk   us  
the usual pay for a job with half the usual pay added on to it
Translations of “time and a half”
in Chinese (Traditional) 相當於平時一倍半的(加班)工資…
in Chinese (Simplified) 相当于平时一倍半的(加班)工资…
(Definition of time and a half from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of time and a half?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “time and a half” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

illusion

an idea or belief that is not true

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

showrooming noun

February 23, 2015
the activity of examining a product in a physical store and then making the purchase with an online retailer Amazon’s new smartphone is specifically designed to make showrooming fast and easy.

Read More