hardworking hardworking  /ˈhɑrd ˌwɜr kɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) characterized by hard work and perseverance

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. We need a President who will look out for the interests of hardworking families, not just their big campaign donors and corporate allies.
  2. In today's economy, when hardworking American families buy groceries they feel the sting of misguided federal agriculture polices.
  3. When she won a congressional seat, she rose through the ranks of her colleagues by being a hardworking, smart and disciplined professional.

News

  1. Family remembers truck driver’s life

    David Warren Stone’s hair was gray, but his hardworking spirit and his 72-year-old body didn’t reveal his age – a fact his eldest son will never forget.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Rocky Mount Telegram

  2. Pensions soar; taxpayers saddled

    As a hardworking private-sector employer and taxpayer, I find any pension in the public sector over $200,000 very hard to swallow. I’m sorry, I know how hard our teachers, police, firefighters and government employees work, but you have to admit this is getting out of hand.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Journal News

  3. HELP WANTED: LICENSED MECHANIC

    HELP WANTED: LICENSED MECHANIC Needs to be: ?Hardworking ?Dependable ?Have your own tools Offering competitive wages. Serious Inquires only. Contact Steve or Eric at 402-747-4461 or stop by at 414 Nebraska St Osceola, NE 68651
    on June 12, 2013     Source: York News-Times

Quotes

  1. President Bush, in a White House statement, said: "Tim was a tough and hardworking newsman. He was always well-informed and thorough in his interviews. And he was as gregarious off the set as he was prepared on it."
    on Jun 13, 2008 By: Harry Reid Source: Wall Street Journal

  2. "This is an issue that's affecting hardworking people," Bush told reporters after meeting with more than a dozen manufacturers and business owners from across the country.
    on Oct 2, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Xinhua

  3. McCain joked that Democrats had already begun attacking Joe the Plumber, the Ohio man whom he referred to in Wednesday night's debate, and claimed "that this honest, hardworking small businessman could not possibly have enough income to face a tax...
    on Oct 16, 2008 By: John McCain Source: ABC News

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