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How to Pronounce wages?

Correct pronunciation for the word "wages" is [wˈe͡ɪd͡ʒɪz], [wˈe‍ɪd‍ʒɪz], [w_ˈeɪ_dʒ_ɪ_z].

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"Wages" in context

Wages refer to the monetary compensation provided to employees in return for their labour. Wage legislation, economics and politics have long been intertwined, as lawmakers, labour unions and businesses have grappled to set minimum wages for workers and equalize income disparities. Governments are responsible for setting a national minimum wage which provides a legal floor for protecting workers and defining their rights. This is commonly used as a tool to reduce poverty, however there is much debate around its effectiveness and potential harms it can cause.

Wages can vary significantly across different industries and positions and are typically determined by the employees educational background and experience, market demand and employer policies.

What are similar-sounding words for wages?

Usage over time for wages:

This graph shows how "wages" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.


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