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wage earner

a person who works for wages, especially a laborer.
Origin of wage earner
1880-85 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for wage earner
  • If auxiliaries are involved, include the following in the notice to the wage earner.
  • Payment continues to all auxiliaries on the account when the wage earner is suspended.
  • The hospital records provided no other dates of hospital admissions regarding the deceased wage earner.
British Dictionary definitions for wage earner

wage earner

a person who works for wages, esp as distinguished from one paid a salary
the person who earns money to support a household by working
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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