Engelsk ordbok



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Engelsk substantiv: worker

1. worker (om person) a person who works at a specific occupation


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe is a good worker.


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkindividual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul


Mere spesifikke uttrykkaccumulator, assistant, beater, bill poster, bill sticker, blackleg, bleacher, boater, boatman, carter, caster, charcoal burner, collector, comber, cornhusker, dragger, driver, employable, employee, finisher, free lance, free-lance, freelance, freelancer, gatherer, gutter, hanger, hard worker, help, helper, independent, lamplighter, melter, moonlighter, mopper, muzzler, nailer, oiler, part-timer, peeler, planter, plier, plyer, poster, processor, pruner, puller, quarrier, quarryman, ragsorter, rat, retainer, scab, scrubber, seasonal, seasonal worker, self-employed person, servant, sheller, shelver, shingler, shoveler, shoveller, skidder, skilled worker, skilled workman, slave, solderer, splicer, splitter, sprigger, stainer, stemmer, stemmer, strikebreaker, stringer, stripper, striver, supporter, tacker, tapper, teaser, temp, temporary, temporary worker, thrower, throwster, tier, tier up, tiler, toiler, topper, topper, trade unionist, trained worker, trimmer, tugger, twiner, union member, unionist, unpaid worker, volunteer, wallah, washer, waterman, winder, wiper, working girl, workmate


Uttrykk med motsatt betydning (antonymer)nonworker

2. worker (om person) a member of the working class (not necessarily employed)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWorkers of the world--unite!.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)prole, proletarian


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcommon man, common person, commoner


Mere spesifikke uttrykkdogsbody


Tilhører disse overordnede uttrykkenelabor, labour, proletariat, working class

3. worker (om dyr) sterile member of a colony of social insects that forages for food and cares for the larvae


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkinsect


Mere spesifikke uttrykksoldier, worker bee

4. worker (om person) a person who acts and gets things done


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe's a principal actor in this affair.
When you want something done get a doer.
He's a miracle worker.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)actor, doer


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkindividual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul


Mere spesifikke uttrykkanimator, ball of fire, ball of fire, busy bee, demon, eager beaver, energiser, energizer, fireball, go-getter, human dynamo, live wire, man of action, man of deeds, powerhouse, sharpie, sharpy, vitaliser, vitalizer, whiz-kid, whizz-kid









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