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noun [countable] British English pronunciation: earner /ˈɜː(r)nə(r)/ 
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  1. 1
    someone who earns money by working
    high/low earner:

    High earners should not be penalized by the tax system.

    wage earner:

    There are two wage earners in the family.

  2. 2
    something that earns money

    Sugar and tourism are their top foreign exchange earners.

mom jeans

a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable

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