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Definition of "mineworker" []

  • One who works in a mine; a miner. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "mineworker" in a sentence
  • "Yesterday moves lyrically between the rural and urban, capturing the breadth of the country and the double life of the migrant mineworker."
  • "Their leader was Frank Desmond Anderson, a twenty-eight-year-old mineworker who had been organizing for the union since the age of nineteen."
  • "It is refreshing to hear the new head of the AFL-CIO, former mineworker and Mineworkers President Richard Trumka, get mad at sell-out Democrats and make a threat not to "support" them next year."