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noun as in factory

noun as in mill

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She also worked as a child laborer in a sweatshop, putting zippers together.

When I spoke to her last year, she had compared Coupang’s warehouses to the infamous sweatshops in 1970s South Korea.

Following the tragedy, American Apparel CEO Dov Charney spoke out against overseas, sweatshop production.

The dreary couch gag depicts a hellish sweatshop dedicated to manufacturing Simpsons merchandise.

A man works in a sweatshop, and has only a little time for self-improvement, and will I tell him what books he ought to read?

The sweatshop, child-labor, excessive hours for women, were attacked with considerable effect.

After a disheartening period of working in the sweatshop he saw an opportunity to start in business for himself.

Says his father's dead and mother earns seventeen a week in a sweatshop and sends him to school.

As long as women buy the cheap kind made at the sacrifice of human life, this sweatshop system will continue.


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On this page you'll find 46 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sweatshop, such as: branch, cooperative, firm, industry, laboratory, and mill.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.