English - Vietnamese Dictionary
overtime /'ouvətaim/Concise Dictionary
- phó từ & tính từ
- quá giờ, ngoài giờ (quy định)
- to work overtime: làm việc quá giờ, làm việc ngoài giờ
- overtime pay: tiền làm ngoài giờ
- danh từ
- (thể dục,thể thao) giờ đấu thêm (để quyết định thắng bại)['ouvə'taim]
- ngoại động từ
- (nhiếp ảnh) (như) overexpose
nounAdvanced English Dictionary
+work done in addition to regular working hours
+playing time beyond regulation, to break a tie
+beyond the regular time
+ noun [U]Collocation Dictionary
1 time that you spend working at your job after you have worked the normal hours: to do / work overtime + overtime pay / earnings / hours + The union announced a ban on overtime.
2 the money sb earns for doing overtime: They pay £48 a day plus overtime.
3 (AmE, sport) = EXTRA TIME
Idioms: be working overtime (informal) to be very active or too active: There was nothing to worry about. It was just her imagination working overtime.
Doctors work excessive unpaid overtime.
| unlimited | paid, unpaid
VERB + OVERTIME
do, put in, work
I do about five hours' overtime a week. She puts in a lot of overtime.
OVERTIME + NOUN
earnings, pay, payments, rates | ban
The union imposed an overtime ban in protest at the sacking of two workers.
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