agricultural labourer

Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.agricultural labourer - a person who tills the soil for a livingagricultural labourer - a person who tills the soil for a living
laborer, labourer, manual laborer, jack - someone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor
peasant - one of a (chiefly European) class of agricultural laborers
cropper, sharecrop farmer, sharecropper - small farmers and tenants
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
"Her husband John was an agricultural labourer but in a census return in 1851 is described as 'a pauper.' He died four years after his wife, aged 92, and they were buried together.
Mrs Capp, from Grimsby, North Lincolnshire, said her 25-year-old daughter had changed her name from Capp because she hated her father Alfred Capp, an agricultural labourer who left when she was two.
JOHN ENDALL 1764-1856 Pauper and agricultural labourer, married 1792 (ANNA) MARIA STUBBLES 1763-1852
He worked as an agricultural labourer and sent money home to his wife and five-year-old son.
The march is held each year in Wellesbourne to honour Arch, who established the National Agricultural Labourer's Union in 1872.
The T&G, the trade union for agricultural and countryside workers, marches every year in Wellesbourne in honour of Joseph Arch, who established the National Agricultural Labourer's Union in 1872.
" We learnt that the woman ( Lakshmi) lost her husband ( an agricultural labourer) two months ago.
The 29-year-old agricultural labourer, who pelted John Prescott, belongs to his local hunt and the right-wing Countryside Alliance.
In the book we learn that Mr Owen, an agricultural labourer, was shot through the neck at close range early on May 9 1858 just outside Ryton.
It was about a family man, an agricultural labourer in Latin America.
His father worked as an agricultural labourer in the nearby Muhammad Nagar.
The wife works as an agricultural labourer to make ends meet as well as bear medical expenses of her ailing husband.

Full browser ?