Blue-collar - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbluː kɒlər|  American pronunciation of the word blue-collar
Brit.  |ˌbluːˈkɒlə|  British pronunciation of the word blue-collar

adjective

- of those who work for wages especially manual or industrial laborers (syn: propertyless, wage-earning, working-class)

Examples

She paid lip service to blue-collar workers, but she did nothing to help them.

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