take–home pay

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noun \ˈtāk-ˌhōm-\

Definition of take–home pay

  1. :  income remaining from salary or wages after deductions (as for income-tax withholding)

1942

First Known Use of take–home pay

1942


TAKE–HOME PAY Defined for English Language Learners

take–home pay

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noun \ˈtāk-ˌhōm-\

Definition of take–home pay for English Language Learners

  • : the amount of money that a person earns after taxes and other amounts have been subtracted


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