labor market

noun

Definition of labor market

: the number of workers who are available to be hired

Word by Word Definitions

labor play
  1. : expenditure of physical or mental effort especially when difficult or compulsory

  2. : human activity that provides the goods or services in an economy

  3. : the services performed by workers for wages as distinguished from those rendered by entrepreneurs for profits

  1. : to exert one's powers of body or mind especially with painful or strenuous effort : work

  2. : to move with great effort

  3. : to be in the labor of giving birth

  1. : of or relating to labor

  2. : of, relating to, or constituting a political party held to represent the interests of workers or made up largely of organized labor groups

market play
  1. : a meeting together of people for the purpose of trade by private purchase and sale and usually not by auction

  2. : the people assembled at such a meeting

  3. : a public place where a market is held

  1. : to expose for sale in a market

  2. : sell

  3. : to deal in a market


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