working person


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Noun1.working person - an employee who performs manual or industrial laborworking person - an employee who performs manual or industrial labor
excavator - a workman who excavates for foundations of buildings or for quarrying
blaster, chargeman - a workman employed to blast with explosives
employee - a worker who is hired to perform a job
fuller - a workman who fulls (cleans and thickens) freshly woven cloth for a living
gas fitter - a workman who installs and repairs gas fixtures and appliances
guest worker, guestworker - a person with temporary permission to work in another country; "a Moroccan guestworker in Canada was accused of aiding terrorists"
heaver - a workman who heaves freight or bulk goods (especially at a dockyard)
laborer, labourer, manual laborer, jack - someone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor
lacer - a workman who laces shoes or footballs or books (during binding)
lather - a workman who puts up laths
Luddite - one of the 19th century English workmen who destroyed laborsaving machinery that they thought would cause unemployment
factory worker, mill-hand - a workman in a mill or factory
mover - workman employed by a moving company; "the movers were very careful with the grand piano"
bagger, packer, boxer - a workman employed to pack things into containers
paster - a workman who pastes
disinfestation officer, rat-catcher - a workman employed to destroy or drive away vermin
road mender, roadman - a workman who is employed to repair roads
roundsman - a workman employed to make rounds (to deliver goods or make inspections or so on)
scratcher - a workman who uses a tool for scratching
shearer - a workman who uses shears to cut leather or metal or textiles
sponger - a workman employed to collect sponges
stamper - a workman whose job is to form or cut out by applying a mold or die (either by hand or by operating a stamping machine)
utility man - a workman expected to serve in any capacity when called on
warehouseman, warehouser - a workman who manages or works in a warehouse
wetter - a workman who wets the work in a manufacturing process
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The watchman had not particularly noticed; he should say a working person; to the best of his belief, he had a dust-coloured kind of clothes on, under a dark coat.
He hoped that the new Chairman of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Shabbar Zaidi who was quite an able and hard working person, would meet the challenge of an ambitious target.
Conveying his condolences to the bereaved family on March 22, he described Mr Marumo as a friend to all as well as a dedicated and hard working person, who was compassionate about farming, adding that he did a lot of things meritoriously.
His post read: "Gwyneth, you are the hardest working person I know.
Prime Minister Imran Khan was an honest and hard working person and he was the only number one leader at this time.
One working person in Kyrgyzstan provides pension for one pensioner, this is not quite right, said Chairman of the Association of Domestic Producers Bakyt Degenbayev at round-table discussion of the social insurance tariff policy on September 28.
The working person has found aspiration and become the middle class.
United Airlines has announced its Time Off in Tahiti contest, designed to recognize the hardest working person in the country with a trip to Tahiti, the company said.
I haven't seen such a genuine and hard working person like him...
He was the sole bread winner of the family and a hard working person. He used to work extra hours and send money to his family.