Meaning of “hours” in the English Dictionary


"hours" in Business English

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hoursnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˈaʊəz/ us HR, WORKPLACE

the amount of time during the day or week that you work:

reduce/cut/increase sb's hours The company have threatened to cut my hours at work.
long/flexible hours People in executive roles often work long hours.

(Definition of “hours” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)