Meaning of “wages” in the English Dictionary

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"wages" in American English

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wagesplural noun

us /ˈweɪ·dʒəz/

the money earned by an employee, esp. when paid for the hours worked:

He was notorious for being anti-union and for paying low wages.

(Definition of “wages” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"wages" in Business English

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wagesnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˈweɪdʒɪz/ us HR, WORKPLACE

→  wage

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