metalworker metalworker  /ˈmɛ təl ˌwɜr kər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who works metal (especially by hammering it when it is hot and malleable)

Usage(s):

  1. Now he could drop his incognito, step forth officially as Josip Broz, Croatian metalworker, Communist labor leader and fighter for Loyalist Spain against Francisco Franco.
  2. In one campaign ad, a metalworker complained about the low income tax that Nixon paid.
  3. He turned his metalworker's hand to making hammered copper masks.

News

  1. READER SUBMITTED: Best-Selling Author To Visit Bolton - September 17

    The Bolton Community Education Foundation is delighted to welcome Jon Clinch - one of America's newest literary talents - to our community. Born and raised in the remote heart of upstate New York, Jon has been an English teacher, a metalworker, a folksinger, an illustrator, a typeface designer, a housepainter, a copywriter, and an advertising executive.
    on September 9, 2013     Source: FOX CT Hartford

  2. READER SUBMITTED: Best-Selling Author To Visit Bolton On September 17

    The Bolton Community Education Foundation is delighted to welcome Jon Clinch - one of America's newest literary talents - to our community. Born and raised in the remote heart of upstate New York, Jon has been an English teacher, a metalworker, a folksinger, an illustrator, a typeface designer, a housepainter, a copywriter, and an advertising executive.
    on September 9, 2013     Source: FOX CT Hartford

Quotes

  1. "It's a pack of lies invented by the right-wing elite to undermine Lula's chances at a second term," said Claudio Teixeira, 44, an auto worker at Ford's Brazilian subsidiary. "They could never swallow a metalworker as president."
    on Sep 27, 2006 By: Teixeira Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "It turned out much more than that - 1,600 to 1,700 kronor for a metalworker or a miner," said Reinfeldt.
    on Jun 16, 2010 By: Fredrik Reinfeldt Source: The Local

  3. "Our adversaries attack us at length on television because they're not used to a president who likes the poor," Lula said last week. "May they learn to lose and learn that a metalworker, who has only fourth-grade education, can do much more...
    on Jun 7, 2006 By: Lula da Silva Source: Independent Online

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