wage worker


a member of the laboring class; wage earner.

1875–80, Americanism; wage + worker

wageworking, adjective, noun
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wage earner or (US) wage worker
1.  a person who works for wages, esp as distinguished from one paid a salary
2.  the person who earns money to support a household by working
wage worker or (US) wage worker

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