wages

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someone bound to labor without wages bond servant
illegal practice in which employers give high-interest loans to workers whose entire families then labor at low wages to pay off the debt bonded labor
female bound to serve without wages bondmaid , bondswoman , bondwoman
male bound to serve without wages bondman , bondsman
contract between labor and management government wages and benefits and working conditions collective agreement , labor agreement , labor contract
economic policy of controlling or limiting or curbing prices or wages etc. control
partnership in which employees get a share of the profits in addition to their wages copartnership
laborer who works by the day; for daily wages day laborer , day labourer
someone who earn wages in return for their labor earner , wage earner
compensation received by virtue of holding an office or having employment (usually in the form of wages or fees) emolument
clause in a contract that provides for an increase or a decrease in wages or prices or benefits etc. depending on certain conditions (as a change in the cost of living index) escalator , escalator clause
fixing (of prices or wages etc) at a particular level freeze
court order to an employer to withhold all or part of an employee's wages and to send the money to the court or to the person who won a lawsuit against the employee garnishment
paramilitary terrorist organization of militant Muslims in Indonesia; wages a jihad against Christians in Indonesia; subscribes to the Wahhabi creed of Islam Holy War Warriors , Laskar Jihad
amount of wages income
system of economic regulation: wages and interest are tied to the cost-of-living index in order to reduce the effects of inflation indexation
social class comprising those who do manual labor or work for wages labor , labour , proletariat , working class
productive work (especially physical work done for wages) labor , labour , toil
total value of all income in a nation (wages and profits and interest and rents and pension payments) during a given period (usually 1 yr) national income
wages enclosed in an envelope for distribution to the wage earner pay envelope , pay packet
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