Definition of steelworker
: a person who works in steel and especially in the manufacturing of it
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WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump could decide within days whether to clamp down on steel imports, potentially pleasing Ohio steelworkers and lawmakers.
Trump’s envisioning a Pittsburgh in which unemployed steelworkers and coal miners wander the streets under smoggy skies, begging for deliverance from the vagaries of the international economy.
G.T. Going in Style ** Three retired steelworkers (Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman, and Alan Arkin) plot to rob the bank complicit in getting rid of their pensions.
And this has given birth to one of the institute’s most interesting and promising inventions, a blue exoskeleton that fits around a steelworker’s body and acts as a kind of power-assist to help the worker perform labor-intensive tasks.
Near the center of town, a steelworker with stylish glasses and spiky hair, speaking on condition of anonymity for fear of angering his employer, complains that his salary has shrunk by 20 percent in five years.
During a meeting with steelworkers, President Trump addressed his Feb. 1 call with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, on Feb. 2 at the White House.
U.S. steelworkers have undeniably suffered over the past three decades.
Much of the action takes place at a bar where the steelworkers hang out; among them are Cynthia, who is black, and Tracey, who is white.
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: a person who works at a place where steel is made
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