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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Pay dirt(0.01057 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Pay dirt.
English → English (WordNet)
Definition: pay dirt
n 1: ore that yields a substantial profit to the miner
2: a profitable success; “the inventor worked for years before
hitting pay dirt” English → English (gcide)
Definition: Pay dirt
Pay \Pay\, n.
1. Satisfaction; content. --Chaucer.
2. An equivalent or return for money due, goods purchased, or
services performed; salary or wages for work or service;
compensation; recompense; payment; hire; as, the pay of a
clerk; the pay of a soldier.
Where only merit constant pay receives. --Pope.
There is neither pay nor plunder to be got.
Full pay, the whole amount of wages or salary; maximum pay;
especially, the highest pay or allowance to civil or
military officers of a certain rank, without deductions.
Half pay. See under Half.
Pay day, the day of settlement of accounts.
Pay dirt (Mining), earth which yields a profit to the
miner. [Western U.S.]
Pay office, a place where payment is made.
Pay roll, a roll or list of persons entitled to payment,
with the amounts due.
Pay dirt \Pay dirt\, Pay rock \Pay rock\, etc.
1. (Mining) Earth, rock, etc., which yields a profit to the
miner. [Western U. S.]
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]
2. a discovery, especially after an exploratory process,
which yields a profit or sought-after benefit; -- used
especially in the phrase “to hit pay dirt”.