payroll: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (pā'rōl"), [key]
- a list of employees to be paid, with the amount due to each.
- the sum total of these amounts.
- the actual money on hand for distribution: The bandits got away with the payroll.
- the total number of people employed by a business firm or organization.
- to fund or subsidize: to be payrolled by the State Department.
- payroll (Thesaurus)