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employed

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

involved in often constant activity
  • insisted that the children be employed in some useful activity, even during school vacations

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employed

verb
past tense of employ

Synonyms & Antonyms of employed (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to provide with a paying job
  • a new factory that will employ 500 people

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2 to put into action or service
  • looking for a job in which she can employ her considerable writing skills

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“Employed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/employed. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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