What does Worker mean?

Definitions for Worker
ˈwɜr kərWork·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. worker(noun)

    a person who works at a specific occupation

    "he is a good worker"

  2. proletarian, prole, worker(noun)

    a member of the working class (not necessarily employed)

    "workers of the world--unite!"

  3. worker(noun)

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

  4. actor, doer, worker(noun)

    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. worker(Noun)

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

  2. worker(Noun)

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Worker(noun)

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

  2. Worker(noun)

    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  

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

How to pronounce Worker?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Worker in sign language?

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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. Patricia Roberts Harris:

    Senator, I am one of them. You do not seem to understand who I am. I am a black woman, the daughter of a dining-car worker ... If my life has any meaning at all, it is that those who start out as outcasts can wind up as being part of the system.

  2. 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.

  3. Yxstian Gutierrez:

    A worker in one of Amazons fulfillment centers in Moreno Valley has tested positive for Covid-19, it is not known if the worker lives in the City of Moreno Valley because everyones personal medical information is considered private. The worker is undergoing treatment, and several co-workers have been directed to self-quarantine and are under observation by health officials.

  4. George Leo Thomas:

    I express my profound sorrow and sincere apologies to anyone who was abused by a priest, sister or a lay church worker.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    A person who shuns physical hard work in own profession requires in the same proportion to do bodily exercise like Jogging , Walking , Cycling etc to maintain healthy body and the fitness program or challenge is for malingerer, not sincere worker.

Images & Illustrations of Worker

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