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synonyms for wages

  • compensation
  • earnings
  • hire
  • income
  • pay
  • salary
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antonyms for wages

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  • bills
  • debt
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How to use wages in a sentence

All possibility of a general increase of wages depended on the relation of available capital to the numbers of the working men.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
It did not in any way affect prices or wages, which were rendered neither greater nor less thereby.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
And with these, and the society of Jane on board-wages, Black Sheep was left alone for a month.
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Or what if I do not fish at all, but get my roast fish by paying for it a part of the wages I receive for working in a saw mill?
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
Given that, you can see at once the reason for the wages paid and the full measure of the payment.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
All wages are explained, and low wages are exonerated, on what seems to be an undeniable ground of fact.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
The rent for which the owner can lease it, emerges simply as a consequence of the existing state of wages and prices.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
Let us consider next what wages the monopolist in the cases described above will have to pay.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
The employers can then dispute it out with their working men as to how much wages shall be.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
The law still branded as conspiracy any united attempt of workingmen to raise wages or to shorten the hours of work.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
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WORDS RELATED TO WAGES

  • accomplishment
  • achievement
  • allowance
  • annuity
  • award
  • benefit
  • bonus
  • commission
  • dividend
  • donation
  • earnings
  • fortune
  • gain
  • gift
  • grant
  • income
  • increment
  • inheritance
  • net
  • premium
  • prize
  • proceeds
  • profit
  • remuneration
  • return
  • reward
  • riches
  • salary
  • security
  • wages
  • wealth
  • winnings
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