usage note for workingman
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How to use workingman in a sentence
But in a world of low single-digit growth, that gap has to be closed by someone, and that someone is the proverbial workingman.
The impudence of the authorities, to decoy an unsuspecting workingman across the State line, and then arrest him as my accomplice!Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist|Alexander Berkman
Arthur sprang up as if he suddenly remembered that he was a workingman.Wayside Courtships|Hamlin Garland
Joyce judged that the rough tones of the answer came from a workingman.
He had told her, with that sardonic smile, that he was a workingman.
A workingman on his legs is higher than a gentleman on his knees.Graded Memory Selections|Various