pink-collar

adjective
pink-col·​lar

Definition of pink-collar

: of, relating to, or constituting a class of employees in occupations (such as nursing and clerical jobs) traditionally held by women

First Known Use of pink-collar

1975, in the meaning defined above

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“Pink-collar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pink-collar. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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pink-collar

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of pink-collar

chiefly US : traditionally held by women

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