outworker

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noun out·work·er \ ˈau̇t-ˌwər-kər \

Definition of outworker

chiefly British
:a person who works at home for a business firm

First Known Use of outworker

1894


OUTWORKER Defined for English Language Learners

outworker

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Definition of outworker for English Language Learners

  • : a person who does work for a business, company, etc., at home


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