wage slave

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synonyms for wage slave

On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to wage slave, such as: breadwinner, employee, blue-collar, blue-collar worker, income producer, and jobholder.

How to use wage slave in a sentence

  • The silk-socked wage slave, toiling eight hours for six dollars, is not the genuine old New Orleans molasses slave.

    The Iron Puddler | James J. Davis
  • Slave and slave-owner, serf and baron, wage-slave and capitalist—so the classes have struggled.

  • She sat in another chair, very straight in her lavender dress, and joined with the flapper in her survey of the wage-slave.

    Bunker Bean | Harry Leon Wilson
  • Nature does not intend for one man to have capital and another to be a wage-slave.

  • The wage-slave, when he is out of work, must now starve or go into the workhouse and be made miserable, or commit suicide.

    British Socialism | J. Ellis Barker

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