from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A person who works outside; especially, one employed by a tailor or dressmaker who works at home.
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This piece makes selling craft on etsy.com seem like being your own personal outworker.
On that day, however, his first as a 'prison outworker' at the East Midlands animal sanctuary and farm run by Joan's family, Roberts betrayed no hint of the terrors that lay in store for his hosts.
Mr. Manicore’s father had been a jobbing tailor and his mother an outworker in the garment trade, but Thomas, their child, was cut from different cloth.