means-tested
adjective see means test

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • means-tested — UK [ˈmiːnz ˌtestɪd] US [ˈminz ˌtestəd] adjective an amount of money or a benefit that is means tested changes according to your income. If your income is low, you get more money and if it is high, you get less money I don’t believe child benefit… …   Useful english dictionary

  • means-tested — means test ˈmeans test noun [countable] an official check in order to find out if someone is poor enough to receive welfare benefit S (= payments from the state when you are ill, without work etc): • He has made proposals for means tests for… …   Financial and business terms

  • means-tested — ADJ A grant or benefit that is means tested varies in amount depending on a means test. ...means tested benefits …   English dictionary

  • means-tested — UK [ˈmiːnz ˌtestɪd] / US [ˈmɪnz ˌtestəd] adjective an amount of money or a benefit that is means tested changes according to your income. If your income is low, you get more money and if it is high, you get less money I don t believe child… …   English dictionary

  • means-tested — adj. Means tested is used with these nouns: ↑benefit, ↑supplement …   Collocations dictionary

  • means-tested — /ˈminz tɛstəd/ (say meenz testuhd) adjective varied according to the level of one s income: a means tested allowance …   Australian English dictionary

  • means-tested — adjective make conditional on a means test. → means test …   English new terms dictionary

  • means-tested — adjective Subject to a means test …   Wiktionary

  • means-test — ˈmeans test noun [countable] an official check in order to find out if someone is poor enough to receive welfare benefit S (= payments from the state when you are ill, without work etc): • He has made proposals for means tests for Social Security …   Financial and business terms

  • means-testing — means test ˈmeans test noun [countable] an official check in order to find out if someone is poor enough to receive welfare benefit S (= payments from the state when you are ill, without work etc): • He has made proposals for means tests for… …   Financial and business terms

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