Examples of unemployed in a Sentence
the plant closings left a significant portion of the town's population unemployed
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The lone outlier was former Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III, who is currently unemployed.
According to the city's numbers, approximately 291 people in Friendswood are unemployed as a direct result of Harvey.
Average hourly earnings rose 2.9% from a year earlier, though analysts noted that increase was also likely affected by the storms as low-wage workers were temporarily unemployed, pushing up the overall average.
That means the remaining 11,550 people that were accepting housing assistance are unemployed but could work.
British authorities charged Darren Osborne, an unemployed man from Wales, with murder and attempted murder.
An unemployed London man discovered a USB flash storage device lying on the street as he was headed to the library to check the Internet for job listings.
Trane had been living in Idaho Falls, Idaho, since the school's closure and listed his occupation as unemployed in court documents.
Increasingly, young unemployed men are perfectly content to stay at home playing videogames.
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