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unemployed

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adjective un·em·ployed \-ˈplȯid\

Simple Definition of unemployed

  • : having no job : not employed

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of unemployed

  1. :  not employed: a :  not being used b :  not engaged in a gainful occupation c :  not invested

unemployed noun

Examples of unemployed in a sentence

  1. <the plant closings left a significant portion of the town's population unemployed>



15th Century

First Known Use of unemployed

15th century



UNEMPLOYED Defined for Kids

unemployed

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adjective un·em·ployed \ˌən-im-ˈplȯid\

Definition of unemployed for Students

  1. :  having no job :  not employed <unemployed workers>





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