time sheet

noun

Definition of time sheet

1 : a sheet for summarizing hours worked by each worker during a pay period
2 : a sheet for recording the time of arrival and departure of workers and for recording the amount of time spent on each job

Examples of time sheet in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web At least three police sergeants logged 130 hours of overtime on their June 6 time sheet — equivalent to around $10,000 in extra income, according to payroll data obtained through a public records request. Maryjo Webster, Star Tribune, "Minneapolis paid more than $3.3 million in police overtime in wake of George Floyd's death," 24 Sep. 2020 Payroll, which incredibly was still using paper time sheets, was digitized. Andrew Ferguson, The Atlantic, "The College President Who Simply Won’t Raise Tuition," 7 Apr. 2020 Payroll, which incredibly was still using paper time sheets, was digitized. Andrew Ferguson, The Atlantic, "The College President Who Simply Won’t Raise Tuition," 7 Apr. 2020 Payroll, which incredibly was still using paper time sheets, was digitized. Andrew Ferguson, The Atlantic, "The College President Who Simply Won’t Raise Tuition," 7 Apr. 2020 Payroll, which incredibly was still using paper time sheets, was digitized. Andrew Ferguson, The Atlantic, "The College President Who Simply Won’t Raise Tuition," 7 Apr. 2020 Payroll, which incredibly was still using paper time sheets, was digitized. Andrew Ferguson, The Atlantic, "The College President Who Simply Won’t Raise Tuition," 7 Apr. 2020 Payroll, which incredibly was still using paper time sheets, was digitized. Andrew Ferguson, The Atlantic, "Tight With a Dollar," 5 Mar. 2020 The newsroom doesn’t have a full accounting of Vial’s time sheets to know whether some days were vacation days. Rob Davis | The Oregonian/oregonlive, oregonlive, "Oregon’s deputy secretary of state says he is ‘basically working 24-7.’ His calendar suggests otherwise.," 6 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of time sheet

1904, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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“Time sheet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/time%20sheet. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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time sheet

noun

English Language Learners Definition of time sheet

: a piece of paper that you use to record the hours that you worked each day

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