- a person who works with underprivileged people in a settlement house.
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
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I'll be an actress, or a settlement-worker, or a suffragette—I don't care what.
Mason, poor man, was vaguely nettled; he did not see that Ford needed any settlement-worker encouragement.