What does the word worker mean?

Usage examples for worker

  1. I think of the machine- tender and his wife, who, in a year of ill- health and doctor's bills for themselves and their two children, took in the young wife of a fellow- worker who had lost his position; tended her when her baby came, cared for mother and child for eight months, till a new job was found. – A Northern Countryside by Rosalind Richards
  2. Kitchener was always a hard worker, a gentleman with a long head who thought much but said little. – Boys' Book of Famous Soldiers by J. Walker McSpadden
  3. I told you she's a smooth, smooth worker. – The Galaxy Primes by Edward Elmer Smith