Sentence Examples


  • Wages fell precipitately, as also did rents.
  • In 1882 there was a very important advance in wages; carpenters received 11s.
  • The wages weren't all that great, but deducting rent, utilities and groceries from her present salary, it wound up being a good deal more.
  • At the same time wages remained low.
  • I remember when wages were sixty cents a day for laborers on this very road.