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noun [countable] wage pronunciation in American English /weɪdʒ/
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  1. wage



    an amount of money that you earn for working, usually according to how many hours or days you work each week or month

    They’re protesting about low wages.

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    1. a.
      [only before noun] relating to wages
      wage increase:

      The union demanded a four percent wage increase.

      wage rates/levels:

      Wage levels in manufacturing and mining dropped again last month.

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a title used before a man or woman's name as a gender-neutral alternative to Mr, Ms, etc

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another way of saying congratulations, or that something/someone looks nice or fascinating

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