A breadwinner is a term assigned to a person who earns an income which is primary to a unit of people who are dependent on said person's income.
I am breadwinner of my family, as I am the only one who makes money.
by Peter Morrow August 14, 2007
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One who brings home the bread for the family, thus enabling its continued survival.
I am the breadwinner of this house, bitch.
by maad January 27, 2005
The member of the household who isn't a lazy son of a bitch, one who brings home the bacon.
Hey hoe, I'm the breadwinner.....go scrub the toilet.
by rroseselavey May 30, 2009
A man who has a job so his wife can cook steak for him.
1) Rick is such a breadwinner, his wife makes him steak every night.
by Proat July 22, 2010
n: someone who eats a girl out while she has a yeast infection
"You don't need Vagisil, baby. I'll be your breadwinner and clean up the crumbs."
by BTheWordMaker January 20, 2008