how to pronounce overtime

oʊvɚtaɪm

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“… um increasing overtime pay from the july …”

meanings of overtime

noun:

  1. The rate of pay, usually higher, for work done outside of or in addition to regular hours.
  2. Working time outside of one's regular hours.
  3. An extra period of play when a contest has a tie score at the end of regulation.

adverb:

  1. Exceeding regular working hours.
  2. Beyond the normal or usual extent.

verb:

  1. To measure something incorrectly, as taking more time than it actually did.

prepositional phrase:

  1. Misspelling of over time.