daywork

noun

1
: work paid for at a rate per unit of time worked as distinguished from work done under a wage incentive plan
2
: work on a day shift

Word History

First Known Use

1602, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of daywork was in 1602

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“Daywork.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/daywork. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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