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Related to blue-collar: Blue-collar worker
Of or relating to wage earners, especially as a class, whose jobs are performed in work clothes and often involve manual labor.
pertaining to or designating factory workers, manual laborers, or the like, who usu. wear work clothes and earn weekly wages. Compare white-collar.
Belonging to or typical of people who work for wages rather than salary, often in manual jobs for which work clothes are worn.
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|Adj.||1.||blue-collar - of or designating manual industrial work or workers|
unskilled - not having or showing or requiring special skill or proficiency; "unskilled in the art of rhetoric"; "an enthusiastic but unskillful mountain climber"; "unskilled labor"; "workers in unskilled occupations are finding fewer and fewer job opportunities"; "unskilled workmanship"
white-collar - of or designating salaried professional or clerical work or workers; "the coal miner's son aspired to a white-collar occupation as a bookkeeper"
|2.||blue-collar - of those who work for wages especially manual or industrial laborers; "party of the propertyless proletariat"- G.B.Shaw|