plural noun You can refer to people who do not have a paid job as the unwaged. [British, business] ⇒ There are special rates for the under 18s, full-time students, over 60s and the unwaged. ⇒ Individual membership costs £13 (£7 unwaged). Unwaged is also an adjective. ⇒ ...the effect on male wage-earners, unwaged females, and children.
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