disemploy

transitive verb
dis·​employ | \ ¦dis+ \

Definition of disemploy

: to dismiss from or put out of employment workers disemployed by the shift from a war to a peace economy— Leopold Lippman

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Other Words from disemploy

disemployment \ "+ \ noun

History and Etymology for disemploy

dis- entry 1 + employ

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“Disemploy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/disemploy. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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