employment agency

noun
|Updated on: 4 Aug 2018

Definition of employment agency

: an agency whose business is to find jobs for people seeking them or to find people to fill jobs that are open

Examples of employment agency in a Sentence

  1. He found work as a mechanic through an employment agency.

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First Known Use of employment agency

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  • : a company whose business is to find jobs for people


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