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"paycheck" in American English

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paychecknoun [C]

 us   /ˈpeɪˌtʃek/
a ​check used to ​pay an ​employee the ​amount of ​money the ​employee has ​earned
(Definition of paycheck from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"paycheck" in British English

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paychecknoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈpeɪ.tʃek/ US (UK pay packet)
the ​amount of ​money a ​personearns: It's ​easy to go on ​expensiveholidays when you have a paycheck the ​size of hers.
(Definition of paycheck from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"paycheck" in Business English

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paychecknoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈpeɪtʃek/ US FINANCE
→  pay cheque
(Definition of paycheck from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “paycheck”
in Chinese (Simplified) 工资…
in Turkish maaş/ücret çeki…
in Russian зарплата…
in Chinese (Traditional) 工資…
in Polish pensja…
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