wage Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “wage” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "wage" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

wagenoun [S]

uk   us   /weɪdʒ/ (also wages [plural])
B1 a ​particularamount of ​money that is ​paid, usually every ​week, to an ​employee, ​especially one who does ​work that ​needsphysicalskills or ​strength, ​rather than a ​jobneeding a ​collegeeducation: a very ​low/high wage an ​hourly/​daily/​weekly/​annual wage He gets/​earns/is ​paid a good wage, because he ​works for a ​fairemployer. The ​jobpays very ​low wages.
Compare
More examples

wageverb [T]

uk   us   /weɪdʒ/ formal
to ​fight a ​war or ​organize a ​series of ​activities in ​order to ​achieve something: Doesn't the ​president need ​Congress' ​permission to wage ​war on another ​country? They've been waging a ​longcampaign to ​change the ​law.
(Definition of wage from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "wage" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

wagenoun [U]

 us   /weɪdʒ/

wage noun [U] (MONEY)

an ​amount of ​money that is ​paid to an ​employee, esp. for each ​hourworked: an ​hourly wage

wageverb [T]

 us   /weɪdʒ/

wage verb [T] (FIGHT)

to ​begin and ​continue a ​war, a ​fight, or a ​plan to ​achieve something: A ​desperatemedicalbattle is being waged against the ​virus.
(Definition of wage from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "wage" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

See all translations

wagenoun [S]

uk   us   /weɪdʒ/ (also wages [plural]) HR, WORKPLACE
an ​amount of ​money that is ​paid, usually every week, to an ​employee for their ​work: a daily/hourly/weekly wage This ​dealrepresents an hourly wage ​rate of $9.83.a high/low wage We ​pay the ​highest wages of any theatrical ​employer in the ​world.earn/get a wage Some college ​education is ​required to ​earn a decent wage in the United ​States.a wage cut/increase/rise The ​employeesaccepted a 4% wage ​rise. If you are a good ​employer, you will pay a ​fair wage. His 15 ​storesemploy 200 ​workers at an average wage of $7.40 an hour.fair/good/low wages They ​providedfair wages and ​steadyjobs.
Compare
(Definition of wage from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de wage
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Palabra del día
faith school

a school that is financially supported by a particular religious group, usually for children from that religion

Palabra del día

Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
by Cambridge Dictionaries Online,
August 27, 2015
The English language is constantly changing. You know that. But did you know that at Cambridge Dictionaries Online we keep track of the changes? We continually add new words and new meanings to our online dictionary for learners of English. Some of them are new to English entirely (neologisms), and some

Aprende más 

hyperpalatable adjective
hyperpalatable adjective
August 24, 2015
describes food with heightened levels of sugar and salt, intended to be extremely appealing In Brazil, where the prevalence of overweight and obese adults has doubled since 1980, crisps, biscuits, energy bars and sugary drinks formulated to be ‘hyper-palatable’ are much more widely eaten than previously.

Aprende más