time card

noun

Definition of time card 

: a card used with a time clock to record an employee's starting and quitting times each day or on each job

Examples of time card in a Sentence

Don't forget to punch your time card on your way out.

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Some commuters say the new, $700 million rail line is their way out of a congested car culture that weighs heavily on their wallets, time cards and nerves. Rebecca Lurye, courant.com, "Supporters Hope Hartford Line Will Help Upend Connecticut's Car Culture," 10 June 2018 The organization offers coaching for managers and senior leadership, flexible work schedules, no time cards, offers internal and international training through our parent company and local connections. azcentral, "Top Companies to Work for in Arizona-Small Companies," 7 June 2018 Allegations launched in newspaper articles and online blogs charged that the affair interfered with public business after it was discovered that Rippey-Gibney's husband had signed her time cards. Angela Hart, sacbee, "Ad misleads on romantic affairs of Newsom, Villaraigosa | The Sacramento Bee," 4 May 2018 In 2010, one of his community service officers was fired and later arrested for falsifying time cards. Jenna Carlesso, Courant Community, "Former Hartford Police Chief Named Security Director For City Schools," 27 Apr. 2018 Reporting pay is considered under special circumstances regarding shift changes, and must be approved in the electronic time card system by a manager. Ivana Hrynkiw, AL.com, "Former Walmart employee pleads guilty to stealing over $200,000 by altering time card," 12 Mar. 2018 Auditor Vicki Urbanik said the directors in voter registration sign and submit their own time cards because they are considered department heads. Amy Lavalley, Post-Tribune, "Salaried Porter County Democratic election director makes 2nd bid for overtime pay," 15 Feb. 2018 The auditor's office, at the Post-Tribune's request, provided time cards for Kozuszek for 2015 and 2017; additional records requested, including for presidential election years 2012 and 2016, were not immediately available. Amy Lavalley, Post-Tribune, "Time cards for Porter election officials show long hours leading up to Election Day," 23 Feb. 2018 When work is done, your laptop sits on a matte black perch, high above the requisition forms and time cards. Carley Knobloch, USA TODAY, "20 beautiful things that will help you clean and organize your home this fall," 25 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of time card

circa 1891, in the meaning defined above

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time card

noun

English Language Learners Definition of time card

: a piece of paper or cardboard that is put into a special clock in order to record the times when an employee starts and stops working

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