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    wages

    I came across such a title as "The Wages of Procastination and Laziness". http://www.lynndemarest.com/2012/06/the-wages-of-procastination-and-laziness/


    My question is : What is the meaning of "wages" here? Is it naturally used apart from "weekly pay"?


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    Jason


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    Re: wages

    Most dictionaries should have been able to help you. For example

    wages,
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    n2

    the consequences or result of some action:
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    Re: wages

    A very famous example of this is the phrase the wages of sin is death.

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