unwaged - definition and synonyms

adjective British 

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/ʌnˈweɪdʒd/
  1. without any pay

    There should be greater recognition of people’s unwaged work in the home.

    1. a.

      the unwaged

      people who work without being paid or who do not have a job. Some people consider this phrase to be a more polite way of referring to people who are unemployed.