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hired

verb
past tense of hire

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1 to take or get the temporary use of (something) for a set sum
  • the Youngs hired a limousine for their daughter's wedding

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2 to provide with a paying job
  • the farm hires teenagers to pick blueberries in the summer

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“Hired.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hired. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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