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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Person who works for money, especially a laborer.

Usage examples (33)
  • To be made into a wage-earner he must be handled rightly.
  • "There's nothing wrong with being a wage-earner," he said.
  • "This is the kitchen of an average wage-earner," said Mary.
  • He is obliged to offer himself as a wage-earner or a tenant. for more
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