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1. wage-earning

adjective. working for hourly wages rather than fixed (e.g. annual) salaries.

Synonyms

  • blue-collar

Antonyms

  • conservative
  • materialistic

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Rhymes with Wage Earning

  • concerning
  • returning
  • discerning
  • spurning
  • adjourning
  • yearning
  • werning
  • turning
  • learning
  • durning
  • churning
  • burning
  • berning

2. wage-earning

adjective. of those who work for wages especially manual or industrial laborers.

Synonyms

  • blue-collar
  • low-class
  • lower-class
  • propertyless

Antonyms

  • upper-class
  • skilled
  • noble
  • bourgeois

3. wage

noun. ['ˈweɪdʒ'] something that remunerates.

Synonyms

  • pay
  • living wage
  • combat pay
  • take-home pay
  • found
  • half-pay
  • minimum wage
  • salary
  • sick pay
  • strike pay
  • merit pay
  • paysheet
  • payroll
  • pay envelope
  • pay packet
  • double time
  • regular payment
  • remuneration

Antonyms

  • pay cash
  • charge
  • underpay
  • overpay

Etymology

  • wagen (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. wage

verb. ['ˈweɪdʒ'] carry on (wars, battles, or campaigns).

Synonyms

  • provide
  • offer
  • put up
  • engage
  • fight
  • contend

Antonyms

  • default
  • close
  • abolish
  • lost

Etymology

  • wagen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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