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employs

verb
present tense third-person singular of employ

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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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employs

noun
plural of employ

Synonyms & Antonyms of employs (Entry 2 of 2)

the state of being provided with a paying job
  • while you're under our employ, you can't do outside work for our competitors

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“Employs.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/employs. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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