a member of the working-class (definitely not used)
- somebody who acts and gets things done
- somebody who works at a specific career
- sterile person in a colony of social bugs that forages for meals and cares for the larvae
- One who or that which works a laborer a performer as a worker in brass
- person who, or what, works; a laborer; a performer; because, an employee in metal.
- among the neuter, or sterile, people of the personal ants, bees, and white ants. The workers are generally females having the intimate body organs imperfectly created. See Ant, and white-ant, under White.
mid-14c., "laborer, toiler, performer, doer," representative noun from work (v.). As a type of bee, 1747. As "one used by a wage," 1848. Old English had wyrcend "worker, laborer."
1. somebody who is utilized 2. a person who works hard
(letter.) One that, or what, works; a laborer; a performer; since, an employee in brass.
As an original worker Kundt was especially successful in the domains of sound and light.