rate-buster

noun

Definition of rate-buster

: a pieceworker who produces to the utmost of his ability despite opposition by his fellows who fear that his high earnings may cause a reduction in the piece rate

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“Rate-buster.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rate-buster. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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