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Usage examples for worker

  1. Still the sounds went on, but softly and cautiously; and at intervals, as if the worker were afraid of being heard. – The Midnight Queen by May Agnes Fleming
  2. 1773 represents the twist drill which is used by the wood- worker for drilling iron, its end being squared to fit the carpenter's brace. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  3. But the human worker has no such regularity. – Mary, Mary by James Stephens Commentator: Padraic Colum
  4. David is really a very capable man and a hard worker. – The House of Toys by Henry Russell Miller
  5. You are indeed happy to have such a co- worker at your side. – Louis Agassiz: His Life and Correspondence by Louis Agassiz
  6. She was a devoted attendant on all church services, and worker in all church causes. – Miss Ellis's Mission by Mary P. Wells Smith
  7. Make the detail worker think of himself in connection with little intimate details. – Analyzing Character by Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb
  8. A minister has to go everywhere, and he's used to seeing all kinds of houses; and then Miss King, she's a sort of a- settlement worker." – Amarilly of Clothes-line Alley by Belle K. Maniates
  9. Praise be to him that planteth love, the worker of this marvel, within us! – The Shaving of Shagpat, Complete by George Meredith
  10. The zinc- worker wished to lean forward, but his foot slipped. – L'Assommoir by Emile Zola
  11. But on the morning of the day set for Genevieve's ball, the weary, haggard worker tossed his pencil into the air, and uttered a shout that brought his two friends on a run from Griffith's office. – Out of the Primitive by Robert Ames Bennet
  12. If you are really a brain- worker, will you kindly inform the writer whose brain you are working now, and how you like it as far as you have gone? – Remarks by Bill Nye
  13. The patient has from the first been quiet, well behaved, a willing worker in our industrial department, and free from signs of mental disorder. – Studies in Forensic Psychiatry by Bernard Glueck
  14. " He said he had a lot of success as a social worker," Malone said. – Out Like a Light by Gordon Randall Garrett
  15. Mark as the active worker. – Pleasure & Profit in Bible Study by Dwight Moody
  16. He directed, arranged, and was himself the foremost worker. – Ovington's Bank by Stanley J. Weyman
  17. But it was not enough for him to be a mere mathematician, or even a worker in the physical sciences generally. – An Introduction to Philosophy by George Stuart Fullerton
  18. When any such work is required the intelligent worker will not be at a loss; besides, he will derive ample assistance from the illustrations for this class of work. – Practical Bookbinding by Paul Adam
  19. All the miseries which inevitably beset the steadfast worker when a strike occurs had fallen to Penelope's lot. – The Moon out of Reach by Margaret Pedler
  20. I hope he turns out a good worker. – The Ranch at the Wolverine by B. M. Bower
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