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Words nearby sweatshop
Example sentences from the Web for sweat-shop
Sweat-shop methods can never succeed in producing beautiful things.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Vol. 1 of 14|Elbert Hubbard
Like Libin, again, he takes his subjects from the sweat-shop, the tenement house and the street.The Spirit of the Ghetto|Hutchins Hapgood
He was a fat stuff, a sweat-shop manufacturer, they would bet; let him walk and sweat.Twelve Men|Theodore Dreiser
For more than a month we've been out on strike, and now we can go back to the sweat-shop.Comrade Yetta|Albert Edwards
The Jewish sweat-shop is the tragic penalty paid by that ambitious race.Races and Immigrants in America|John R. Commons
British Dictionary definitions for sweat-shop
Cultural definitions for sweat-shop
A small factory or shop in which employees are poorly paid and work under adverse conditions. Sweatshops were especially common in the garment industry during the early twentieth century.