white-collar worker

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white-collar worker

nimpiegato/a, colletto bianco
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And yet here was Matthew Cuthbert, at half-past three on the afternoon of a busy day, placidly driving over the hollow and up the hill; moreover, he wore a white collar and his best suit of clothes, which was plain proof that he was going out of Avonlea; and he had the buggy and the sorrel mare, which betokened that he was going a considerable distance.
Matthew, dressed up with a white collar and driving in a buggy, was something that didn't happen often.
Yet what of Matthew's white collar and the sorrel mare?
The sick man himself, washed and combed, lay in clean sheets on high raised pillows, in a clean night-shirt with a white collar about his astoundingly thin neck, and with a new expression of hope looked fixedly at Kitty.
For an instant they caught a glimpse of her stern face and her white collar.
And you've got no collar on" (Tess had been accustomed to wear a little white collar at the dairy).
He was dressed in black velvet with jet trimmings; a white collar, as plain as that of the severest Puritan, set off the whiteness of his youthful neck; a small dark-colored mustache scarcely covered his curled, disdainful lip.
On his arrival from the other world, he had merely found it necessary to spend a quarter of an hour at a barber's, who had trimmed down the Puritan's full beard into a pair of grizzled whiskers, then, patronizing a ready-made clothing establishment, he had exchanged his velvet doublet and sable cloak, with the richly worked band under his chin, for a white collar and cravat, coat, vest, and pantaloons; and lastly, putting aside his steel-hilted broadsword to take up a gold-headed cane, the Colonel Pyncheon of two centuries ago steps forward as the Judge of the passing moment!
A sallow, thinly whiskered man, wearing a dingy white collar and a frayed tie, laid down a newspaper, and, leaning familiarly on both elbows far over the bare counter, answered that the person I was inquiring for was indeed his
They made a queer picture, indeed; for they wore wide, white collars around their necks and the collars had many scallops and points.
Writing primarily for students in courses on white collar crime, federal criminal law, and corporate crime, Strader says the material might also prove useful to practicing lawyers, judges, law clerks, and researchers interested in the area.
Nathanson will focus on white collar criminal defense matters and government investigations.