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pay envelope

an envelope containing a paycheck or wages.
Informal. wages or salary; paycheck. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Right or wrong, by hook or crook, but extra information to give an excuse for my pay envelope.

    Crimes of Charity Konrad Bercovici
  • But they promotes him to the sales department and adds ten to his pay envelope.

    Torchy Sewell Ford
  • Came the New Year and Phil found an extra dollar in his pay envelope.

    The Knack of Managing Lewis K. Urquhart and Herbert Watson
  • "Yes—she's in the office, waiting for her pay envelope," replied one of the girls.

  • And there was my pay envelope with just twelve dollars again.

    Working With the Working Woman Cornelia Stratton Parker
  • Dick got his pay envelope, and by that time felt all right again.

  • Or to put it the other way around, for the company always took theirs first, Clate had nothing left in his pay envelope on payday.

    Blue Ridge Country Jean Thomas
  • He said he'd see what he could do about it and when I opened my pay envelope the next week I found an extra five in it.

    One Way Out William Carleton
  • The suspension of one man's dividends is the suspension of another man's pay envelope.

  • They took no interest in his welfare, their only concern being in what they found in their pay envelope.

    The Victorious Attitude Orison Swett Marden

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