(Austral & NZ) rates of pay, such as double time, paid to employees working outside normal working hours
- Penalty shoot-out
noun 1. (soccer) a method of deciding the winner of a drawn match, in which players from each team attempt to score with a penalty kick 2. a similar method of resolving a tie in hockey, ice hockey, polo, etc
noun, Ice Hockey. 1. a free shot at the goal defended only by the goalkeeper, awarded to an offensive player for certain defensive violations.
noun, Golf. 1. a stroke added to a score for a rule infraction.
[pen-uh ns] /ˈpɛn əns/ noun 1. a punishment undergone in token of penitence for sin. 2. a penitential discipline imposed by church authority. 3. a sacrament, as in the Roman Catholic Church, consisting in a confession of sin, made with sorrow and with the intention of amendment, followed by the forgiveness of the sin. /ˈpɛnəns/ […]