A common working man; an ordinary worker: made good cars cheap and paid working stiffs $5 a day/ The author has been a novelist. He has also been a movie and TV working stiff (1930+)
Perhaps, though, it is best that the big awful secret remains hidden from the public, out of working stiff and everywhere else.
No working stiff who goes to a ballot box can relate to a billionaire.
His memoir, working stiff: The Misadventures of an Accidental Sexpert (Harper Perennial) has been optioned by Paramount Vantage.
Down at the Elks' Club, the boys say that for a working stiff I have a very inquiring mind.