- Straight time is defined as the usual number of hours and the usual amount of pay for a period of work.
An example of straight time is a normal week for a factory worker, as opposed to overtime.
straight time definition by Webster's New World
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- the number of working hours fixed as a standard for a given work period
- the rate of pay for work during these hours
straight time - Business Definition
Regular work hours not subject to overtime or bonus pay.