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  1. hireling

    • IPA[ˈhī(ə)rliNG]

    美式

    • n.
      a person employed to undertake menial work;a person who works purely for material reward
    • noun: hireling, plural noun: hirelings

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. derogatory a person employed to undertake menial work the poorly paid hirelings in their shabby clothes
    • derogatory a person who works purely for material reward the government's paid hirelings assure us that we're on our way out of recession
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    • IPA[ˈhʌɪəlɪŋ]

    英式

    • n.
      a person employed to do menial work: the poorly paid hirelings in their shabby clothes

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