Examples of piecework in a Sentence
doing piecework in a factory
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My father worked in a raincoat factory, doing piecework from 7 in the morning until midnight.
Rosa had secured a job at the Stockton Sewing Company doing piecework and Raymond was barbering again.
Her mother took in piecework to turn out on a sewing machine.
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PIECEWORK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of piecework for English Language Learners
: work in which you are paid for each thing you make or do and not for the amount of time you work
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