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  1. working classadjective

    Synonyms:
    blue-collar

  2. working classadjective

    Relating to the working class; suggestive of the working class in manner of speaking, outlook, appearance or other qualities.

    Synonyms:
    blue-collar

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  1. labor, labour, working class, proletariatadjective

    a social class comprising those who do manual labor or work for wages

    "there is a shortage of skilled labor in this field"

    Synonyms:
    labour, labor movement, confinement, parturiency, undertaking, labor, trade union movement, childbed, task, toil, proletariat, travail, lying-in, project

    Antonyms:
    white-collar, upper-class, middle-class

  2. propertyless, wage-earning, working-class, blue-collaradjective

    of those who work for wages especially manual or industrial laborers

    "party of the propertyless proletariat"- G.B.Shaw

    Synonyms:
    blue-collar, propertyless, wage-earning, working-class

    Antonyms:
    white-collar, middle-class, upper-class

  3. wage-earning, working-classadjective

    working for hourly wages rather than fixed (e.g. annual) salaries

    "working-class occupations include manual as well as industrial labor"

    Synonyms:
    blue-collar, propertyless, wage-earning, working-class

    Antonyms:
    white-collar, upper-class, middle-class

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How to use working class in a sentence?

  1. Michelle Caruso-Cabrera:

    I am the daughter and granddaughter of working class Italian and Cuban immigrants, i am so lucky to have had such a wonderful career and I want everybody to have the opportunity that I've had. That's why I'm running.

  2. Michael Levin:

    And apparently it's still up on YouTube, and I think the Warren people just googled ‘American Dream,’ found us, and said, ‘What a nice mixed-race couple. They're probably sort of working-class people.’.

  3. Marco Rubio:

    I agree with the [p]resident that millions of working-class families are in dire need of additional relief, which is why I support $2,000 in direct payments to Americans struggling due to the pandemic.

  4. Nikita Khrushchev:

    I once said, We will bury you, and I got into trouble with it. Of course we will not bury you with a shovel. Your own working class will bury you.

  5. Donald Trump:

    Today is our independence day, today the American working class is going to strike.


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