remuneration

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re·mu·ner·a·tion

 (rĭ-myo͞o′nə-rā′shən)
n.
1. The act of remunerating.
2. Something, such as a payment, that remunerates.

remuneration

(rɪˌmjuːnəˈreɪʃən)
n
1. the act of remunerating
2. pay; recompense

re•mu•ner•a•tion

(rɪˌmyu nəˈreɪ ʃən)

n.
1. the act of remunerating.
2. reward; pay.
[1470–80; earlier remuneracion < Latin remūnerātiō=remūnerā(rī) (see remunerate) + -tiō -tion]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.remuneration - something that remuneratesremuneration - something that remunerates; "wages were paid by check"; "he wasted his pay on drink"; "they saved a quarter of all their earnings"
combat pay - extra pay for soldiers engaged in active combat
double time - a doubled wage (for working overtime)
found - food and lodging provided in addition to money; "they worked for $30 and found"
half-pay - reduced wage paid to someone who is not working full time
living wage - a wage sufficient for a worker and family to subsist comfortably
merit pay - extra pay awarded to an employee on the basis of merit (especially to school teachers)
minimum wage - the lowest wage that an employer is allowed to pay; determined by contract or by law
pay envelope, pay packet - wages enclosed in an envelope for distribution to the wage earner
sick pay - wages paid to an employee who is on sick leave
strike pay - money paid to strikers from union funds
take-home pay - what is left of your pay after deductions for taxes and dues and insurance etc
regular payment - a payment made at regular times
payroll, paysheet - a list of employees and their salaries; "the company had a long payroll"
2.remuneration - the act of paying for goods or services or to recompense for losses; "adequate remuneration for his work"
defrayal, defrayment, payment - the act of paying money

remuneration

remuneration

noun
1. Something given in exchange for goods or services rendered:
2. Payment for work done:
Translations
odměna
aflønningbetalingløn
díjazás
laun, òóknun
ödüllendirme

remuneration

[rɪˌmjuːnəˈreɪʃən] Nremuneración f

remuneration

[rɪˌmjuːnəˈreɪʃən] nrémunération f

remuneration

nBezahlung f, → Vergütung f; (= reward)Belohnung f

remuneration

[rɪˌmjuːnəˈreɪʃn] n (frm) → rimunerazione f

remunerate

(rəˈmjuːnəreit) verb
to pay (someone) for something he has done.
reˌmuneˈration noun
reˈmunerative (-rətiv) adjective
bringing a good profit.
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There's the article of remunerations and indemnifications to be discussed and set to rights.
And after such classification he avoided the things that hurt, the restrictions and restraints, in order to enjoy the satisfactions and the remunerations of life.
If Emily considered herself capable of contributing in this way to the completeness of his great work on "the ruined cities," she had only to apply to his bookseller in London, who would pay her the customary remuneration and give her every assistance of which she might stand in need.
And it ends by stipulating that the answer shall be advertised in the Times; shall be addressed to "An Unknown Friend"; and shall state plainly what remuneration Mr.
Meantime, I searched, with great interest, the advertising columns of the newspapers, and wrote answers to every 'Wanted a Governess' that appeared at all eligible; but all my letters, as well as the replies, when I got any, were dutifully shown to my mother; and she, to my chagrin, made me reject the situations one after another: these were low people, these were too exacting in their demands, and these too niggardly in their remuneration.
Behold me, then, now starting afresh in the world, in the character of a portrait-painter; with the payment of my remuneration from my first sitter depending whimsically on the life of my grandmother.
Gradgrind overwhelmed him with thanks, of course; and hinted as delicately as he could, at a handsome remuneration in money.
You may put the remuneration for your services at whatever figure you like in reason, and it shall be paid over to you before we start.
And this is the reason, my dear Thrasymachus, why, as I was just now saying, no one is willing to govern; because no one likes to take in hand the reformation of evils which are not his concern without remuneration.
I need it, and I seek it so far, sir, that some true philanthropist will put me in the way of getting work which I can do, and the remuneration for which will keep me, if but in the barest necessaries of life.
Elizabeth handed the black a piece of silver as a remuneration for his loss, which had some effect in again unbending his muscles, and then expressed to her companion her readiness to return homeward.
Many a man has wished in his heart he could do without his guide; but knowing he could not, has wished he could get some amusement out of him as a remuneration for the affliction of his society.