double-dipping


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dou·ble-dip

(dŭb′əl-dĭp′)
intr.v. dou·ble-dipped, dou·ble-dip·ping, dou·ble-dips
To draw income or funds from two different sources, as from a job and a pension, often in violation of the law.

double dipper n.
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double-dipping

n
censorious US the act of receiving a government pension and salary at the same time
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dou•ble-dip•ping

(ˈdʌb əlˈdɪp ɪŋ)

n.
the act or practice of receiving more than one form of compensation from the same employer or organization, as in earning a government salary while receiving a military retiree's pension.
[1970–75]
dou′ble-dip′, v.i. -dipped, -dip•ping.
dou′ble-dip′per, n.
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