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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Occupations
hirelinghire‧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.
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