Wageearning is often used to describe individuals who earn a living through employment for a company, organization or government. However, the opposite or antonym of wageearning could be self-employed. Self-employed individuals are those who work for themselves and do not receive a salary or wages from a particular employer. Another antonym for wageearning could be unemployed, which refers to individuals who are without a job and not currently earning any income. Other antonyms could be retired, disabled, or student, each defining a group of individuals who do not rely on wageearning as their primary source of income.
Antonym of the day
- multilateral, unilateral, detached.