organized labor

Definition of organized labor

  1. :  labor unions as a group

Word by Word Definitions

organizedplay
  1. :  having a formal organization to coordinate and carry out activities

    :  affiliated by membership in an organization (such as a union)

laborplay
  1. :  expenditure of physical or mental effort especially when difficult or compulsory

    :  human activity that provides the goods or services in an economy

    :  the services performed by workers for wages as distinguished from those rendered by entrepreneurs for profits

  1. :  to exert one's powers of body or mind especially with painful or strenuous effort :  work

    :  to move with great effort

    :  to be in the labor of giving birth

  1. :  of or relating to labor

    :  of, relating to, or constituting a political party held to represent the interests of workers or made up largely of organized labor groups


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