self–employed

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adjective self–em·ployed \-im-ˈplȯid\

Definition of self–employed

  1. :  earning income directly from one's own business, trade, or profession rather than as a specified salary or wages from an employer

self–employed

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First Known Use of self–employed

1916


SELF–EMPLOYED Defined for English Language Learners

self-employed

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Definition of self–employed for English Language Learners

  • : earning income from your own business or profession rather than by working for someone else


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