Definition of Remuneration

1. Noun. Something that remunerates. "They saved a quarter of all their earnings"

Exact synonyms: Earnings, Pay, Salary, Wage
Specialized synonyms: Combat Pay, Double Time, Found, Half-pay, Living Wage, Merit Pay, Minimum Wage, Pay Envelope, Pay Packet, Sick Pay, Strike Pay, Take-home Pay
Generic synonyms: Regular Payment
Group relationships: Payroll, Paysheet
Derivative terms: Earn, Pay, Pay, Pay, Pay, Remunerate



2. Noun. The act of paying for goods or services or to recompense for losses. "Adequate remuneration for his work"
Generic synonyms: Defrayal, Defrayment, Payment
Derivative terms: Remunerate

Definition of Remuneration

1. n. The act of remunerating.

Definition of Remuneration

1. Noun. something given in exchange for goods or services rendered ¹

2. Noun. a payment for work done; wages, salary, emolument ¹

3. Noun. a recompense for a loss; compensation ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Remuneration

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Medical Definition of Remuneration

1. 1. The act of remunerating. 2. That which is given to remunerate; an equivalent given, as for services, loss, or sufferings. Synonym: Reward, recompense, compensation, pay, payment, repayment, satisfaction, requital. Origin: L. Remuneratio: cf. F. Remuneration. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Remuneration

remuage
remuages
remuda
remudas
remuddle
remuddled
remuddles
remuddling
remueur
remueurs
remunerable
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remunerated
remunerates
remunerating
remuneration (current term)
remunerations
remunerative
remuneratively
remunerator
remunerators
remuneratory
remurmur
remurmured
remurmuring
remurmurs
remyelination
remystified
remystifies
remystify

Literary usage of Remuneration

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Company Precedents, for Use in Relation to Companies Subject to the by Francis Beaufort Palmer (1881)
"The following regulation as to remuneration has been made, ... EVERY application by an official liquidator for remuneration must be supported by an ..."

2. Pure Economics by Maffeo Pantaleoni (1898)
"That Cost and its remuneration are Antithetical Conceptions From the ... 4) it must be clear, that the conceptions, cost and remuneration of cost, ..."

3. The Principles of German Civil Law by Ernest Joseph Schuster (1907)
"Payment of remuneration. (1) General rules. 222. The following rules apply on this subject: (1) where a remuneration has been expressly agreed upon, ..."

4. The Works of Jeremy Bentham by Jeremy Bentham, John Bowring (1843)
"Attendance and remuneration—Jo» ... In respect of the connexion between attendance and remuneration, to the sereni ..."

5. The Principles of Political Economy by Henry Sidgwick (1887)
"THE remuneration OF LABOUR. § 1. WE now approach the part of our subject which, especially in recent years, has both excited the keenest practical interest ..."

6. A Treatise on the Law and Practice Relating to Vendors and Purchasers of by Joseph Henry Dart, William Barber, Sheldon, William Robert, 1857- (1888)
"XIII. of the solicitor for further remuneration (c), and a provision exempting him from liability for professional negligence is made wholly void (/). ..."

7. Elements of Political Economy by Arthur Latham Perry (1866)
"Now, then, having seen what capital is, and the human motive that brings it forward in production, we next inquire after its remuneration. ..."

8. A Glossary; Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions to by Robert Nares, James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, Thomas Wright (1867)
"Guerdon, О sweet guerdon ! better than remuneration ; Mneh ... "Holde thee, here is a remuneration for thy paynes ; which the servant receiving, ..."

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