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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wage, pay, earnings, remuneration, salary(verb)

    something that remunerates

    "wages were paid by check"; "he wasted his pay on drink"; "they saved a quarter of all their earnings"

    profit, pay, salary, lucre, net income, earnings, profits, net, net profit, remuneration

  2. engage, wage(verb)

    carry on (wars, battles, or campaigns)

    "Napoleon and Hitler waged war against all of Europe"

    rent, prosecute, occupy, engross, charter, mesh, operate, employ, absorb, engage, affiance, hire, betroth, lock, take, pursue, lease, plight, enlist


  1. wage(noun)

    salary, earnings, pay

  2. wage(verb)

    To wager, bet.

    pay, salary, earnings

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. wage(v)

    carry on, make, undertake, bet, stake, pledge

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. wage(v. a.)

    bet, stake, pledge, lay, wager

  2. wage(v. a.)

    undertake (as war), carry on, engage in

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. wage(v)

    stake, bet, wager

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  1. Pramila Jayapal:

    The minimum wage remains essential policy and we must deliver on this issue.

  2. Koya Miyamae:

    Companies are turning cautious about base pay hikes as the new virus outbreak will exacerbate declines in profits, as the virus outbreak deepens, labour unions are also losing momentum towards base pay hikes, and both manufacturers and non-manufacturers become half-hearted about wage hikes.

  3. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi:

    One of my disappointments is the fact that with all that we have done legislatively, whether its equal pay for equal work, raising the minimum wage, gun violence protection, issues that relate to our children, the list goes on. I thought, well, let's get attention on the fact that what he said here today was not true.

  4. Michael Saltsman:

    Customers are price sensitive and going to a $15 min wage is going to trigger businesses to take steps to off set higher costs.

  5. Ro Khanna:

    I believe deeply that we need Bernie Sanders as President to secure Medicare for All, an infrastructure project for the 21st century, and a $15 minimum wage, but we should acknowledge and respect the work of Secretary Clinton in expanding health insurance to children, in standing up for women's rights as human rights, and in helping achieve a breakthrough nuclear deal with Iran. We will bring progressive change through addition, not subtraction.

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