The working single mother is an example of the breadwinner.
Women were quite often left to bring up children with the eldest son the main breadwinner.
Matrimony may be postponed, or, when entered upon, may be rendered a lighter burden upon the breadwinner.
She was the only breadwinner left to the household.
breadwinner role they were brought up with now sits uneasily with new ideas of more 'hands on ' parenting.
Why should a family lose a breadwinner and the company and its directors that committed this crime lose nothing?