- a sheet or card recording the hours worked by an employee, made especially for payroll purposes.
Origin of time sheet
First recorded in 1890–95
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Examples from the Web for time sheet
Once on, he breathes more freely, for neglect of the time-sheet is a terrible thing, and involves a fine.Nights in London
When a Kaffir turns up a diamond, you grab it, and mark it on the time-sheet against his name.The Manxman
The loves and hates, the battles and deaths of these stone-axe folk occurred but yesterday in the time-sheet of the waste places.Dust of the Desert
Robert Welles Ritchie
A new volume was issued at occasional intervals, a supplementary monthly time-sheet serving to keep the book up to date.
- a card on which are recorded the hours spent working by an employee or employees