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Synonyms for blue-collar

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blue-collar(adj)

    of or designating manual industrial work or workers

    propertyless, wage-earning, working-class

    pink-collar, middle-class, clerical, professional, upper-class, white-collar

  2. propertyless, wage-earning, working-class, blue-collar(adj)

    of those who work for wages especially manual or industrial laborers

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

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

    professional, pink-collar, middle-class, clerical, white-collar, upper-class

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  • من ذوي الياقات الزرقاءArabic
  • ArbeiterklasseGerman
  • ブルーカラーJapanese
  • 블루칼라Korean
  • рабо́чий, «[[си́ний]] [[воротничо́к]]»Russian

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