straight–time

adjective

Definition of straight–time

  1. 1 :  constituting or taking place in straight time straight-time work 40 straight-time hours

  2. 2 :  constituting or fixed at a regular base rate per hour, day, week, or month and excluding any overtime pay, merit bonus, shift differential, or commission a two dollar an hour straight-time rate straight-time pay

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