poorly paid

adj.
Poorly paid is used with these nouns: ↑job

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • poorly — 1 adverb badly: poorly paid | Jana s doing poorly in school. | a poorly written article 2 adjective (not before noun) informal especially BrE ill: Matt s wife s been feeling poorly …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • paid — I UK [peɪd] / US adjective ** 1) used for describing a period of time when you are given pay by the place where you work although you are not at work paid holidays paid sick leave Employees were allowed to take paid time off for volunteer work.… …   English dictionary

  • poorly — I UK [ˈpɔː(r)lɪ] / UK [ˈpʊə(r)lɪ] / US [ˈpʊrlɪ] adverb * badly a poorly paid job The hospital is poorly equipped. • be poorly off II UK [ˈpɔː(r)lɪ] / UK [ˈpʊə(r)lɪ] / US [ˈpʊrlɪ] adjective British informal ill …   English dictionary

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  • poorly — poor|ly [ purli ] adverb * badly: a poorly paid job poorly written/built …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Paid Programming (TV pilot) — Paid Programming The pilot episode s title card. Genre Comedy, Parody Created by H. Jon Benjamin …   Wikipedia

  • poorly — adv. Poorly is used with these adjectives: ↑developed, ↑educated, ↑informed, ↑insulated, ↑motivated, ↑organized, ↑paid, ↑suited, ↑trained Poorly is used with these verbs: ↑act, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

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