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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who receives wages in return for labor.

Usage examples (32)
  • They are probably US citizens, and now their primary wage earner is in jail.
  • Once you were hired as a part time minimum wage earner, that is where you stayed.
  • If that is true than any revenue retained by the earner is the result of funding a tax cut.
  • I’ll jump to the chase: In the bottom three quintiles, a French wage earner is pulling in more than an American. for more
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