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paycheck

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noun pay·check \ˈpā-ˌchek\

Simple Definition of paycheck

  • : a check that is used to pay an employee for his or her work

  • : the money that you regularly earn : a wage or salary

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of paycheck

  1. 1 :  a check in payment of wages or salary

  2. 2 :  wages, salary

Examples of paycheck in a sentence

  1. I went to the office to pick up my paycheck.

  2. Your weekly paycheck will be almost $600 after taxes.



1899

First Known Use of paycheck

1899



PAYCHECK Defined for Kids

paycheck

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noun pay·check \ˈpā-ˌchek\

Definition of paycheck for Students

  1. :  a check given or received as wages or salary





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