prehire

adjective
pre·​hire | \ ˌprē-ˈhī(-ə)r How to pronounce prehire (audio) \
variants: or pre-hire or less commonly prehiring \ ˌprē-​ˈhī-​riŋ How to pronounce prehiring (audio) \ or pre-hiring

Definition of prehire

: occurring or required before hiring someone prehire disclosure prehire interviews prehiring background checks

First Known Use of prehire

1946, in the meaning defined above

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“Prehire.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prehire. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

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