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. 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?

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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. Arturo Rodriguez:

    The president committed to working with UFW to do everything possible to make sure that every farm worker who qualifies for the program gets enrolled.

  2. Alfonso Aguilar:

    If there’s somebody who is a hard worker when he goes to Washington, it’s Paul Ryan.

  3. Naresh Gehi:

    The visa application the company filed with the government requires that people are paid the full amount, its a requirement. Palmer, who was 17 when she came to New York in 2011, was not available to comment. . TOP JAMAICAN MODEL. Sylvia Ayass, a lawyer who has worked with models on visas like Palmer's, said agencies typically pay what they state on visa applications. Donald Trump has won Republican frontrunner status in the 2016 election in large part by positioning Donald Trump as a champion of the American worker who will deport illegal immigrants, build a wall with Mexico and do away with the off shoring of U.S. jobs. This is not the first time Trump's labor practices have drawn criticism. A Reuters story published in August revealed that Trump's companies sought to import at least 1,100 workers on temporary visas since 2000. Of those, 250 were filed for foreign fashion models, according to the Reuters analysis of federal Department of Labor data. Using a federal visa program called H-1B that allows U.S. employers to hire.

  4. The Mumbai police:

    This platform is more effective than a hotline - how many people will actually remember the number or think to call when they see a child worker in a tea stall or begging on the street? whereas people are so comfortable taking pictures and posting on social media, and this facilitates that.

  5. Benjamin Carrera:

    Juarez couldn't survive without the factories. But right now, the life of a worker is much more important than a job, a job can be recovered. People's lives can no longer be.

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