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English adjective: wage-earning

1. wage-earning working for hourly wages rather than fixed (e.g. annual) salaries

SamplesWorking-class occupations include manual as well as industrial labor.




2. wage-earning of those who work for wages especially manual or industrial laborers

SamplesParty of the propertyless proletariat.

Synonymsblue-collar, propertyless, working-class

Similarlow-class, lower-class

Antonymsmiddle-class, upper-class

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