A hard-working doctor (of any race) has rendered careful, considerate care to a complicated patient.
They are hard-working, respectable members of the community who cannot bear the loss of status entailed by economic ruin.
He constantly reminded correspondents that these programs were paid for by hard-working Americans of modest means like his mother.
Decent, hard-working people were unable to get the same shot at the American dream as their white counterparts.
Mama, her first novel, paid homage to her hard-working mother, who raised five children in Port Huron, Michigan.
How far away out of his reach she seemed, this pale, hard-working girl whom other men passed unnoticed by.
His father was a hard-working labourer of the parish of St. Austell, in Cornwall.
In him we lost a most efficient and hard-working transport officer.
He, this man who had robbed me of my hard-working, purposeful existence.
The Shakers are industrious, hard-working, economical and cleanly.