How Do You Spell WAGES?

Correct spelling for the English word "wages" is [w_ˈeɪ_dʒ_ɪ_z], [wˈe͡ɪd͡ʒɪz], [wˈe‍ɪd‍ʒɪz]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of WAGES

  1. A compensation given to a hired person for services; price paid for labor; recompense; hire. See Wage, n., 2.

Common Misspellings for WAGES

Below is the list of 231 misspellings for the word "wages".

Usage Examples for WAGES

  1. Tell him to come to the steward for his wages in an hour's time and be prepared to leave this evening. - "Mr. Marx's Secret" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  2. If he had not cut the wages it would never have been. - "The Portion of Labor" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  3. So far all I've done was to hire my hands for a year, give them high wages, an' caution them when strangers come round to feed them an' be civil an' send them on. - "The Desert of Wheat" by Zane Grey
  4. " Every once in a while," said Joe later, " everything would be quiet, then after fifteen minutes or so he would walk again as though he was walkin' for wages." - "Roosevelt in the Bad Lands" by Hermann Hagedorn
  5. Women- workers do not, in many cases, receive the same wages which would be paid to men for doing the same work. - "Problems of Poverty" by John A. Hobson