What does Employee mean?

Definitions for Employee
ɛmˈplɔɪ i, ɛm plɔɪˈi, ˌɛm plɔɪˈiEmploy·ee

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. employeenoun

    a worker who is hired to perform a job


  1. employeenoun

    An individual who provides labor to a company or another person.

    Etymology: From employé.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Employeenoun

    one employed by another

    Etymology: [The Eng. form of employ.]

Editors Contribution

  1. employee

    A person employed by a business, company, enterprise or organization.

    The employee worked so efficiently with a passion for his work.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 25, 2020  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Employee' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3213

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Employee' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3733

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Employee' in Nouns Frequency: #524

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Employee in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Employee in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Employee in a Sentence

  1. Chuck Grassley:

    This program is meant to be used in a limited way to give the government special expertise it can’t get otherwise, an inspector general review is necessary. Available information suggests that in at least one case, the State Department gave the special status for employee convenience, not public benefit.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    The more a person talks about politics or politicians at the workplace, the more s/he tends to play office politics and snatch other employee's credit to own profit.

  3. Cheri Cannon:

    If you're a government employee and Congress says,' Thou shalt come here and do something,' then you've got ta go, if you're not a government employee, they're going to have to subpoena you.

  4. Thomas DuCharme:

    He didn't want to wait for the fries, which was fine, we were just trying to make sure [the employee] got in contact with the state police.

  5. Evercore ISI analysts:

    Even without the formal JV, Berkshire and JP Morgan could still remain important partners/customers for Amazon’s healthcare offerings with large employee bases.

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