time sheet


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

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Troopers assigned largely to patrolling the Massachusetts Turnpike were found to have been falsifying time sheets and writing phony tickets to collect overtime pay. Washington Post, "Feds arrest former state police union leader and lobbyist," 21 Aug. 2019 Humphrey was indicted by a federal grand jury in 2016 and pleaded guilty in September to charges of theft of public money and falsifying a time sheet. Bob Egelko, SFChronicle.com, "Fairfield sexual violence nonprofit misused federal funds, auditors say," 19 Aug. 2019 Despite losing five minutes of practice time for causing a red flag and finishing 14th on the time sheets, Rossi wasn't flustered after the sessions. Jim Ayello, Indianapolis Star, "‘Recharged’ Indy 500 winner Simon Pagenaud paces first day of practice in Toronto," 12 July 2019 Investigators later found Simons submitted time sheets in the man's name and sent almost $28,000 payments to her bank account, according to the warrant affidavit. Zach Murdock, courant.com, "New Britain woman illegally collected Medicaid wages for supposed caretaker who actually was in prison, prosecutors say," 30 July 2019 Our pay stubs and time sheets refer to vacation time as something earned. John Wisely, Detroit Free Press, "Former Detroit school official seeks $41,193 payout for unused vacation days," 21 June 2019 The auditor reported that payroll staff overrode a control that had ensured exempt employees could not enter overtime on their time sheets. Courtney Astolfi, cleveland.com, "Excusable mistakes or bad governance? A look back at 17 months under Cuyahoga County Executive Armond Budish," 7 June 2019 The app would eliminate the paper time sheet and sets up new procedures for tracking travel, meals and other crew expenses. Marcia Heroux Pounds, sun-sentinel.com, "Consumer advocate strikes deal with FPL over Hurricane Irma costs," 7 June 2019 Daniel never kept a time sheet, but he was rewarded by Huguette with checks for as much as $60,000, often several times a year. Meryl Gordon, Town & Country, "The Curious Life and Shocking Death of Huguette Clark," 21 May 2014

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First Known Use of time sheet

1904, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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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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