English version

hireling in Occupations topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishhirelinghire‧ling /ˈhaɪəlɪŋ $ ˈhaɪr-/ noun [countable] old-fashioned 🔊 🔊 BOWORKERsomeone who will work for anyone who will pay them – used to show disapproval
Examples from the Corpus
hirelingNow that new army marched against the scum of Britain and the hirelings of Prussia.