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employments

noun , plural of employment

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1 the act or practice of employing something for a particular purpose
  • the employment of the kitchen oven as a storage cupboard had predictably disastrous results
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2 the activity by which one regularly makes a living
  • his regular employment is that of a restaurant waiter, but he always identifies himself as an actor
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3 the state of being provided with a paying job
  • the parents tried to convey to their adult son the joys of steady employment
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