One who is employed in the loading or unloading of ships.
A man employed to load and unload ships.
(Informal) A rough, crude person, esp. one who is quarrelsome and disorderly; rowdy
A person, animal, or thing that works; specif., a person who is employed to do physical or mental work for wages, esp. in order to earn a living, as in a trade, industry, business, office, etc. or on a farm, ranch, etc.
(Slang) A woman prostitute.
A man who performs heavy manual or industrial labor.
A woman who is gainfully employed; often, specif., such a woman as distinct from a housewife
Something that has been produced or accomplished through the effort, activity, or agency of a person or thing:
A common sailor most of whose duties are performed on the main deck
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