day labor


Definition of day labor

1 : labor performed as a daily task : labor done or paid for by the day
2 : laborers hired by the day usually used of persons without special training

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First Known Use of day labor

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for day labor

Middle English dai labour

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