What does Worker mean?

Definitions for Worker
ˈwɜr kərWork·er

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Worker.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. workernoun

    a person who works at a specific occupation

    "he is a good worker"

  2. proletarian, prole, workernoun

    a member of the working class (not necessarily employed)

    "workers of the world--unite!"

  3. workernoun

    sterile member of a colony of social insects that forages for food and cares for the larvae

  4. actor, doer, workernoun

    a person who acts and gets things done

    "he's a principal actor in this affair"; "when you want something done get a doer"; "he's a miracle worker"

Wiktionary

  1. workernoun

    A person who performs labor for his living, especially manual labor.

  2. workernoun

    A nonreproductive social insect, such as ant, bee, termite or wasp.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Workernoun

    one who, or that which, works; a laborer; a performer; as, a worker in brass

  2. Workernoun

    one of the neuter, or sterile, individuals of the social ants, bees, and white ants. The workers are generally females having the sexual organs imperfectly developed. See Ant, and White ant, under White

Editors Contribution

  1. worker

    A person who works.

    The workers were so efficient and demonstrated such beautiful unity and teamwork to ensure shared prosperity for everyone.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 28, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Worker' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2822

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Worker' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3132

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Worker' in Nouns Frequency: #206

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Worker in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Worker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Worker in a Sentence

  1. William Jefferson Clinton:

    You need to know that a member of Congress who refuses to allow the minimum wage to come up for a vote made more money during last year's one-month government shutdown than a minimum wage worker makes in an entire year.

  2. Chuck Schumer:

    President Trump is missing an opportunity to nominate a fighter for workers, like a union member, to be Americas next Labor Department Secretary, instead, President Trump has again chosen someone who has proven to put corporate interests over those of worker rights. Workers and union members who believed President Trump when President Trump campaigned as pro-worker should feel betrayed. In 2005, Walmart hired Antonin Scalia to defend against whistleblower lawsuitsby employees who alleged wrongdoing in the company. Antonin Scalia also helped overturn a Maryland law in 2006 that would have required big companies such as Walmart to spend more on employee health care in the state. That law ran afoul of a federal statute aimed at reducing red tape for certain national employers, who otherwise would have had to afford significantly differentbenefits to employees depending on their state of employment. The Wall Street Journal wrote in 2012 that Antonin Scalia.

  3. Massachusetts Democratic Rep. Ayanna Pressley:

    Tonight I want to remind Donald Trump that I see right through Donald Trump, the American people see right through Donald Trump. Tonight we reject short sighted policies that work for the wealthy and powerful few but leave the worker and the immigrant behind.

  4. Marc Elias:

    We have sought a statewide remedy because we believe that all voters -- whether they voted for Sen. Senator Nelson or for Republican Gov. Rick Scott -- should not be disenfranchised because an election worker doesn't believe that their signature in two different places are closely resembling.

  5. Nguyen Thi Thu Huyen:

    I no longer feel uncomfortable when I tell people that I'm a factory worker, fashion follows history.

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