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



BrE BrE//ˈbredwɪnə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbredwɪnər//
Raising children
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a person who supports their family with the money they earn When the baby was born, I became the sole breadwinner. See related entries: Raising children
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: breadwinner