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Synonyms for worker
ˈwɜr kərwork·er

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  1. workernoun

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


Princeton's WordNet

  1. workernoun

    a person who works at a specific occupation

    "he is a good worker"

    actor, prole, proletarian, doer


  2. proletarian, prole, workernoun

    a member of the working class (not necessarily employed)

    "workers of the world--unite!"

    actor, prole, proletarian, doer


  3. workernoun

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

    actor, prole, proletarian, doer


  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"

    prole, player, role player, proletarian, doer, thespian, actor, histrion


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  1. harvateranoun

    harvatera is a "night-shift worker" in macao.

    lena is a worker or harvatera in macao.

    Submitted by cyclonetrading on February 14, 2022  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. workernoun

    artisan, artificer, craftsman, handicraftsman, journeyman, mechanic, workman, laborer, operative, industrial

    idler, drone, dabbler, sluggard, truant, dilettante, loafer, shirker

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  1. Jeremy Konyndyk:

    Health worker infections are a huge blow, because beyond adding to case counts, they degrade the health system's capacity to fight the outbreak and they undermine the health system's work on a range of other health risks as well.

  2. Ben Affleck:

    More importantly, we always put the kids front and center in everything we do, here's what I will tell you about Jennifer Lopez.Days and I was telling some of my colleagues here the other day : She's the most talented human being I've ever been around, [ the ] hardest worker. And I think she is the greatest performer, live performer, in the world today that's alive.

  3. Helen Keller:

    The world is moved along not only by the mighty shoves of its heroes, but also by the aggregate of the tiny pushes of each honest worker.

  4. Naad-Dre Amos:

    Doing a good job at work will make some of the coworkers and customers think that you’re a hard-worker.

  5. Dominique Williams:

    Everything is so different from the way it used to be. It seems like things are just getting more and more chaotic as the years go by, a lot of these kids do need help. ... Some of these kids do need that social worker because they can't talk to their parent. Or they can't talk to their friend. So they'll talk to that social worker because it's a separate entity away from what they got going on.

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