Definition of wage earner noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


wage earner

BrE BrE//ˈweɪdʒ ɜːnə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈweɪdʒ ɜːrnər//
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a person who earns money, especially a person who works for wages We have two wage earners in the family.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: wage earner