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noun [uncountable] overtime pronunciation in British English /ˈəʊvə(r)ˌtaɪm/

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  1. 1
    extra hours that someone works at their job

    overtime work/pay/rates

    work overtime:

    I’ve been working a lot of overtime lately.

    1. a.
      the money that someone is paid for the extra hours that they work

      Do you get overtime?



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