Definition of labourer noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



(especially US English laborer) noun
BrE BrE//ˈleɪbərə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈleɪbərər//
Farm people, Professions, People in construction
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a person whose job involves hard physical work that is not skilled, especially work that is done outdoors an agricultural labourer See related entries: Farm people, Professions, People in constructionExtra examples Gangs of labourers dug the canals. He got a job as a builder’s labourer. He managed to get a job as an agricultural labourer.

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