sewing-machine operator

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Noun1.sewing-machine operator - someone who sews by operating a sewing machine
sewer - someone who sews; "a sewer of fine gowns"
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If the masses show that they are unhappy with reforms, the government will see that they have to do something,'' said Galina Vesilova, a 58-year-old former sewing-machine operator, at a Moscow rally on Thursday near the Kremlin.
speak of the violations because we were afraid of reprisals or being fired by our boss,'' said Enrique Flores, who lost his job as a sewing-machine operator when Kelly shut down.
later relocated to nearby Bayonne), where they employed 30 or so sewing-machine operators.