jobber

Part of speech: noun

One who works by the job.

Part of speech: noun

A middleman.

Part of speech: noun

An intriguer.

Part of speech: noun

Jobbery.

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Usage examples "jobber":

  1. Such extreme silver men as Senator Stewart of Nevada declared that Cleveland's second administration was probably the worst administration that ever occurred in this or any other country; that he was a bold and unscrupulous stock- jobber; that he deliberately caused the panic of 1893 and that he sent the Venezuela message in order to divert the attention of the people from the silver question. - "The United States Since The Civil War", Charles Ramsdell Lingley.
  2. " Do as much as you can in the marsh, Dyer," went on the jobber. - "The Blazed Trail", Stewart Edward White.
  3. Radway could do it for less, because, for some strange reason which you yourself do not understand, a jobber can always log for less than a company. - "The Blazed Trail", Stewart Edward White.