Pronunciation: (hwīt'kol'ur, wīt'-), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/white-collar.html on line 73 [key]
belonging or pertaining to the ranks of office and professional workers whose jobs generally do not involve manual labor or the wearing of a uniform or work clothes.
a white-collar worker. Cf. blue-collar.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.