wages Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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wagesplural noun

 us   /ˈweɪ·dʒəz/
the ​moneyearned by an ​employee, esp. when ​paid for the ​hoursworked: He was ​notorious for being anti-union and for ​payinglow wages.
(Definition of wages from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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wagesnoun [plural]

uk   us   /ˈweɪdʒɪz/ HR, WORKPLACE
→  wage
(Definition of wages from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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