What does the word jobber mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • One who works by the job.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • An intriguer.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Jobbery.

Usage examples for 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 by Charles Ramsdell Lingley
  2. " Do as much as you can in the marsh, Dyer," went on the jobber. – The Blazed Trail by 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 by Stewart Edward White