lunch-bucket

adjective
lunch-buck·​et | \ ˈlənch-ˌbə-kət How to pronounce lunch-bucket (audio) \

Definition of lunch-bucket

: of, relating to, or possessing working-class values : blue-collar lunch-bucket issues a lunch-bucket athlete

First Known Use of lunch-bucket

1956, in the meaning defined above

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“Lunch-bucket.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lunch-bucket. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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