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employments, plural;
  1. The condition of having paid work
    • - a fall in the numbers in full-time employment
  2. A person's trade or profession

  3. The action of giving work to someone
    • - the employment of a full-time tutor

  1. the state of being employed or having a job; "they are looking for employment"; "he was in the employ of the city"
  2. the occupation for which you are paid; "he is looking for employment"; "a lot of people are out of work"
  3. the act of giving someone a job
  4. use: the act of using; "he warned against the use of narcotic drugs"; "skilled in the utilization of computers"
  5. (employ) use: put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose; "use your head! ...
  6. (employ) hire: engage or hire for work; "They hired two new secretaries in the department"; "How many people has she employed?"
  7. Employment is the debut album by English alternative rock band Kaiser Chiefs, released in March 2005 on B-Unique Records. Employment takes its inspirations from the Britpop and New Wave movements, as well as 70s'-era punk rock, and Beach Boys-esque West Coast music.
  8. A use, purpose; The act of employing; The state of being employed; The work or occupation for which one is used, and often paid; An activity to which one devotes time; The number or percentage of people at work
  9. (employed) used; in a job; working
  10. (EMPLOY) to hire or engage the services of (a person or persons); provide employment for; have or keep in one's service
  11. (Employ) means to suffer or permit to work.
  12. (employ) v. to give work in return for wages
  13. (Employed) This is a broad category of employment that includes competitive, supported, and sheltered employment.
  14. Employed persons comprise (1) all civilians who, during the survey week, do any work at all as paid employees or in their own business or profession, or on their own farm, or who work 15 hours or more as unpaid workers on a farm in a business operated by a member of the family; and (2) all those ...
  15. (Employed) Those individuals, 16 years of age or older, who worked at least one hour for pay or profit or worked at least 15 unpaid hours in a family business, during the reference week (the week including the 12th of the month). ...
  16. (Employed) 1994 Connecticut Department of Labor annual average.
  17. (Employed) Person who works under a company, has salary proof statement.
  18. (Employed) Refers to a person who has an open-ended contract of employment and has income tax and national insurance contributions deducted from their salary.
  19. (Employed) an applicant or customer who is on PAYE and can verify income through pay slips or an employer’s reference
  20. Employed persons include all persons aged 15 years and over who, during the reference week:
  21. Having worked in paid employment for at least 20 hours a week.
  22. With reference to financial aid, the opportunity for students to earn money to help pay for their education. Federal Work-Study is one program by which needy students can work to defray their educational expenses.
  23. Regular engagement in skilled or unskilled labor or service activities for payment.
  24. This is not an auspicious dream. It implies depression in business circles and loss of employment to wage earners. It also denotes bodily illness. ...
  25. In the context of the financial information required for the Annual Report to Parliament – Crown Corporations and Other Corporate Interests of Canada: represents the number of full-time employees obtained from sources such as an annual report, financial statements, or a corporate plan and are as ...