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Being dependent on male breadwinners is an important barrier in taking legal action.
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As primary breadwinners and spenders, their financial health is crucial to the overall economy.
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The sociologist Robert Brannon measured seven factors in his 1984 “Masculinity Scale” study including items like “toughness,” “being the breadwinner” and “concealing emotions.”
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At a time when there was no federal or state safety net, charitable organizations sprang into action to provide resources for families who had lost their breadwinners, or to take in the countless children left orphaned by the disease.
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There’s fierce pressure economically, to provide for one’s family, and socially, to conform with the expectation that men be hardworking and persistent breadwinners.
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Victims are often the primary breadwinners of their households, so every death and disability contributes to the cycle of poverty.
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There are many thousands of families in which the breadwinner does not earn more than ten dollars a week at best.
THE COMMON SENSE OF SOCIALISMJOHN SPARGO
There was a great contrast between the genius and the breadwinner, the half-beast of burden.
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The man was not above playing the spy, and he had of course a jealous interest in the fate of that chief breadwinner—his daughter.
THE CRUISE OF THE MAKE-BELIEVESTOM GALLON
Surely he is a stern moralist who would deny this satisfaction to the breadwinner of a family.
WORLDLY WAYS AND BYWAYSELIOT GREGORY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BREADWINNER

  • blue collar
  • blue-collar worker
  • breadwinner
  • employee
  • income producer
  • jobholder
  • one who brings home the bacon
  • salaried worker
  • staff member
  • staffer
  • wage slave
  • wageworker
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