hazard pay


Definition of hazard pay


  1. :  extra money that someone is paid for doing work that is dangerous

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a game of chance like craps played with two dice

    :  a source of danger

    :  the effect of unpredictable and unanalyzable forces in determining events :  chance, risk

  1. :  to offer or present at a risk :  venture

  1. :  to make due return to for services rendered or property delivered

    :  to engage for money :  hire

    :  to give in return for goods or service

  1. :  something paid for a purpose and especially as a salary or wage :  remuneration

    :  the act or fact of paying or being paid

    :  the status of being paid by an employer :  employ

  1. :  containing or leading to something precious or valuable

    :  equipped with a coin slot for receiving a fee for use

    :  requiring payment

  1. :  to coat with a waterproof composition

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a trip made at another's expense

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