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Antonyms for white-collar

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term white-collar.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. white-collar(adj)

    of or designating salaried professional or clerical work or workers

    "the coal miner's son aspired to a white-collar occupation as a bookkeeper"

    Antonyms:
    wage-earning, blue-collar, industrial, manual(a), working-class

How to use white-collar in a sentence?

  1. Anuj Somany:

    The real rating & ranking of the educational institution is measured merely based on the number of entrepreneurs produced and certainly not on the quantity of white- collar, high-flyer employees introduced in the corporate world.

  2. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar:

    Over the years, I think we have seen just how devastating that is, and when I was there, I worked hard on, for instance, doing more when it came to white collar crime, doing more with drug courts. And while here were still disparities in our system, like there were any, we had still managed in the eight years to reduce the African-American incarceration rate by 12 %.

  3. Bryan Vaclavik:

    The abuse of trust in this case was unparalleled in the 24 years I’ve been investigating white-collar crimes.

  4. Kevin Downing:

    I think the judge showed that she is incredibly hostile towards Mr. Manafort Wednesday.Jackson and exhibited a level of callousness that I have not seen in a white collar case in over 15 years of prosecution.

  5. Curt Bramble:

    The premise is that it’s not a problem in any particular state; white-collar crime is a problem in every state.

How to pronounce white-collar?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say white-collar in sign language?

  1. whitecollar

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