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1. A check issued to an employee in payment of salary or wages.
2. Salary or wages: The new appropriations bill could mean a larger paycheck for state employees.
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1. a bank check given as salary or wages.
2. salary or wages.Idioms:
above one's paycheck, Informal. in excess of the scope of one's authority: The decision was above my paycheck.
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