Definition of wage


  • something that remunerates; "wages were paid by check", "he wasted his pay on drink", "they saved a quarter of all their earnings". Synonyms: earnings, pay, remuneration, salary.


  • carry on (wars, battles, or campaigns); "Napoleon and Hitler waged war against all of Europe". Synonyms: engage.

Related words

found, offer, provide.

Words nearby wage

age, cage, gage, page, rage, sage, swage, wade, wag, wager, wages, wake, wale, wane, ware, wave.

Rhymes with wage

age, assuage, backstage, cage, disengage, engage, enrage, gage, gauge, offstage, onstage, osage, page, paige, phage, rage, sage, stage, upstage.

Start with wage

wagers, wageworker, wagerers, wages, wageless, wagerer, waged, wager, wagered, wageworkers, wagering.

End with wage

stowage, nonwage, asswage, swage, sewage, towage, cowage, brewage, flowage.

More information about wage

wage unscrambled

Scrabble and Words With Friends points

  • wage is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 8 points
  • wage is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 8 points
  • wage is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 9 points
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