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worker - a person who works at a specific occupation; "he is a good worker" - working for yourself - serving for wages in a foreign army; "mercenary killers"
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She was a free-lance typewriter and canvassed for odd jobs of copying.
There are free-lances, you know, who earn as much as four or five hundred a month.
The ever-increasing broadband access in Pakistan has accelerated the growth of free-lance marketplace and due to internet proliferation, free-lance jobs are growing as more than 10,000 IT graduates enter Pakistan's market annually.
Operations manager Gao (51 m/m, free-lance expert);
On notera aussi, cette politique sociale dans le groupe oo, on signale la stabilite de l'effectif du personnel direct dans le groupe, le renforcement des actions de formation du personnel et surtout le developpement des prestataires de services en free-lance (Exemple Transport 191 vehicules en propriete, contre 563 en Free-Lance) et le developpement du reseau de distribution en Gerance libre.
The Free-Lance Star reported out of Fredericksburg, Virginia, on May 14 about a Virginia Court of Appeals judge who nearly killed a trespasser on April 1.
Typically, a Patch site consists of one person who is a combination reporter-editor-blogger, who is supposed to coordinate mostly unpaid free-lance contributors, covering everything from city councils to water boards to high-school sports.
Free-lance spiritual seekers: Self-growth or compensatory motives?
The Springs of Creve Coeur" is the fifth book of verse by Minnesota poet, novelist and free-lance writer Martie Marshall.
After years of witnessing confrontations between athletes and officials and between parents and officials, we are now processing the third round of free-lance combat--the one between parents and coaches.
His first book, The Free-Lance Pallbearers, by turns hilarious, scalding and hallucinatory, takes aim at government, religion, white people, black people, pop culture and academia, just to name a few targets.
Guzy was arguably the best local free-lance commentator on the Post's op-ed page.