noun, plural work·ing·men.
Examples from the Web for workingman
We find the American workingman bound by the law, as I have said,—everything taken from him.Industrial Conspiracies|Clarence S. Darrow
Why is this right, which is at bottom the right of property itself, denied to the workingman?What is Property?|P. J. Proudhon
But Transome's neither Whig nor Tory; he's the workingman's friend, the collier's friend, the friend of the honest navvy.Felix Holt, The Radical|George Eliot
A workingman enrolling in a syndicat is not entering a party, not subscribing to a platform, nor accepting a creed.Syndicalism in France|Louis Levine
If one knocks out the tooth of a workingman, he shall pay of a mana of silver.Archology and the Bible|George A. Barton