Definition of Pieceworkers

1. Noun. (plural of pieceworker) ¹



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Definition of Pieceworkers

1. pieceworker [n] - See also: pieceworker

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pieceworkers

piecer
piecers
pieces
pieces of clothing
pieces of crumpet
pieces of eight
pieces of paper
piecewise
piecewise-linear
piecewise linear
piecewiselinear
piecework
pieceworker
pieceworkers (current term)
pieceworks
piechart
piecharts
piecing
piecings
piecrust
piecrusts
pied
pied-a-terre
pied-billed grebe
pied lemming
pied piper
pied wagtail
pied wagtails

Literary usage of Pieceworkers

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1. Wages and Regularity of Employment in the Dress and Waist Industry of New by Nahum Isaac Stone (1915)
"EARNINGS OF pieceworkers. What has been said about the week workers is likewise ... Among the operators the women pieceworkers earning $14 a week or more ..."

2. The Industrial Evolution of the United States by Carroll Davidson Wright (1897)
"The tendency in all industries is to regulate the pay pieceworkers of pieceworkers to conform to the pay of operatives en- a gaged in the same line of work, ..."

3. Employers & Workmen Under the Munitions of War Acts, 1915-1917 by Thomas Alexander Fyfe, Great Britain (1918)
"The claim of the Boilermakers' Society was for an advance of 100 per cent, on pre-war time rates, and 25 per cent, to pieceworkers. ..."

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