Definition of blue-collared in English:

blue-collared

adjective

  • 1Especially of a bird: having a band of blue on or around the neck.

  • 2Of a garment, now typically worn at work: having a blue collar.

  • 3Originally US. Of a place: inhabited by blue-collar workers. More usually: (of a person) that is a blue-collar worker.

Origin

Late 18th century. From blue + collared.

Pronunciation

blue-collared

/ˌbluːˈkɒləd/