Antonyms for industrial

developing, light-duty, farming, white-collar, unindustrialized, agrarian, agricultural, unindustrialised, nonindustrial, underdeveloped.

Quotes of industrial

  1. Well, Italy had been overrun by the War, there had practically been civil war, north and south of the Gothic Line, heavy bombing, the northern industrial cities had been bombed heavily and we had political disorder before 1948. – Gianni Agnelli
  2. Only since the Industrial Revolution have most people worked in places away from their homes or been left to raise small children without the help of multiple adults, making for an unsupported life. – Martha Beck
  3. We've got to search back to our last known safe landmark. I can't say exactly where, but I think it's back there at the start of the Industrial Revolution, we began applying energy in vast amounts to tools with which we began tearing the environment apart. – David R. Brower
  4. The social and industrial structure of America is founded upon an enlightened citizenship. – Bainbridge Colby
  5. Without the power of the Industrial Union behind it, Democracy can only enter the State as the victim enters the gullet of the Serpent. – James Connolly
  6. Towards the end of the eighteenth century the industrial -financial revolution began. – Ralph A. Cram
  7. I do not inveigh against higher education, I simply maintain that the sort of education the colored people of the South stand most in need of, is elementary and industrial They should be instructed for the work to be done. – Timothy Thomas Fortune
  8. I wanted to make an Indian character who wasn't either a) the savage that must be eliminated, the force of nature that's blocking the way for industrial progress, or b) the noble innocent that knows all and is another cliche. I wanted him to be a complicated human being. – Jim Jarmusch
  9. The very fact that women now form about one -fifth of the employes in manufacture and commerce in this country has opened a vast field of industrial legislation directly affecting women as wage -earners. – Florence Kelley
  10. Out of the agony and travail of economic America the Committee for Industrial Organization was born. – John L. Lewis
  11. I was invited to join the newly established Central Chemical Research Institute of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in 1954 and was able to establish a small research group in organic chemistry, housed in temporary laboratories of an industrial research institute. – George Andrew Olah
  12. To one who believes that really good industrial conditions are the hope for a machine civilization, nothing is more heartening than to watch conference methods and education replacing police methods. – Frances Perkins
  13. If ever we had proof that our nation's pollution laws aren't working, it's reading the list of industrial chemicals in the bodies of babies who have not yet lived outside the womb. – Louise Slaughter
  14. The dramatic modernization of the Asian economies ranks alongside the Renaissance and the Industrial Revolution as one of the most important developments in economic history. – Lawrence Summers
  15. That co -operation and peace rather than industrial strife and strikes will best promote the prosperity of the employees the company and all of the people and even strengthen the nation. – Charles E. Wilson

Usage examples for industrial

  1. The idea of industrial education, or training for a vocation, which is even now young in this country, was undoubtedly first introduced by the leaders of this early labor movement. – A History of Trade Unionism in the United States by Selig Perlman
  2. This is the popular reckoning, and that marked upon the instruments which record time for ordinary purposes, and by these the meals and other industrial and domestic epochs are fixed. – Across the Zodiac by Percy Greg
  3. In your choice of a vocation you should make up your mind once for all that, on account of the qualities I have described, you are not commercial or financial, and, therefore, you do not belong in the industrial or commercial world. – Analyzing Character by Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb
  4. Southern Confederacy, with Missouri one of its stars an industrial development of the South- fortunes in cotton. – The Crisis, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 6, 2009
  5. By 1890 it was apparent that the industrial interests were shifting slightly toward the West; nevertheless the leading states were those of southern New England, and New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. – The United States Since The Civil War by Charles Ramsdell Lingley
  6. When he went to a nearby Mississippi college and worked in his summer vacations in a local industrial plant, they still thought well of him, but when it was learned that he was being graduated at Oberlin College, and his picture appeared in a college year book, among others, my intimate white friends wanted to know the necessity for so much education and, with a shrug of the shoulder, they let all mention of him drop, as if he had offended the most sacred laws of the community. – Negro Migration during the War by Emmett J. Scott
  7. They have other mental interests,- scientific, literary, political or industrial but the knowledge of Christ has no intellectual attraction for them. – The Expositor's Bible: Ephesians by G. G. Findlay
  8. The city as a political entity has a 5, 000- year history, but it is said that the industrial city has at best a 200- year history. – Down-with-the-Cities by Nakashima, Tadashi
  9. It would seem that they held these grounds by right of might, and their district is in somewhat striking contrast to the regions in which the industrial Bantu are at home. – The Siege of Mafeking (1900) by J. Angus Hamilton
  10. Every one of the 1, 000, 000 Homecroft families that would be graduated every year would go out into the great field of our national life and activity, looking first for a Homecroft and second for employment in some industrial vocation. – Our National Defense: The Patriotism of Peace by George Hebard Maxwell
  11. " They're guard troops, from Service Sector and Industrial Sector. – Time Crime by H. Beam Piper
  12. To this end, then, a part of the most enlightened of that race in America design to carry out these most desirable measures by the establishment of social and industrial settlements among them, in order at once to introduce, in an effective manner, all the well- regulated pursuits of civilized life. – Official Report of the Niger Valley Exploring Party by Martin Robinson Delany
  13. Meantime, starting in this decade yet especially developing from 1885 to 1895, began the industrial revolution of the South. – The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. Du Bois
  14. Miss Ferriby, glad to see you," he said as he entered, holding out a hand which had the usual outward signs of industrial honesty. – Roden's Corner by Henry Seton Merriman
  15. Nearly every day science is bringing to light marvelous inventions in the industrial world, and the swift strides in everything pertaining to the everyday life of the human family is most remarkable. – Life Gleanings by T. J. Macon
  16. These considerations rather lead me to infer that the extreme complexity of the administrative problems presented by modern industrial civilization is beyond the compass of the capitalistic mind. – The Theory of Social Revolutions by Brooks Adams
  17. The industrial machine has dried up the spring of moral enthusiasm. – Leaves in the Wind by A. G. Gardiner
  18. When the fighting ended, an industrial revolution began in these untouched parts of the Black Belt. – The Sequel of Appomattox A Chronicle of the Reunion of the States, Volume 32 In The Chronicles Of America Series by Walter Lynwood Fleming
  19. It was aimed dead- on at industrial technology. – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  20. The effect of the Industrial Revolution upon the minds of the working class was infinitely more acute. – A Short History of English Liberalism by Walter Lyon Blease