What does employed mean?

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em·ployed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. employed(adj)

    having your services engaged for; or having a job especially one that pays wages or a salary

    "most of our graduates are employed"

  2. employed(adj)

    put to use

Wiktionary

  1. employed(Adjective)

    used

  2. employed(Adjective)

    in a job; working

Webster Dictionary

  1. Employed

    of Employ

Editors Contribution

  1. employed

    Verb form of the word employ.

    They employed respectful and responsible employees.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 25, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'employed' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2150

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'employed' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2393

How to pronounce employed?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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How to say employed in sign language?

  1. employed

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of employed in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of employed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of employed in a Sentence

  1. Keith Beitler:

    It was brought to our attention that an employee of Rainforest Caf in San Antonio shared personal comments on a private group Facebook page, this is not reflective of our company’s views and this employee is no longer employed with us. Our hearts go out to all those affected by Hurricane’s Harvey devastation.

  2. David Friedman:

    The direct use of force is such a poor solution to any problem, it is generally employed only by small children and large nations.

  3. Elbert Hubbard:

    Editor: a person employed by a newspaper, whose business it is to separate the wheat from the chaff, and to see that the chaff is printed.

  4. Scott Paul:

    Companies do this all the time, they outsource work, invest elsewhere, leave some work on programs that are ending — and then shut down saying the program ended, instead of investing in the Scott Paul plant in the first place, which could keep Scott Paul workers employed on new programs.

  5. Adam Schiff:

    Is it possible that all of these events and reports are completely unrelated. ... Yes, it is possible, it is also possible, maybe more than possible, that they are not coincidental, not disconnected and not unrelated and that the Russians used the same techniques to corrupt US persons that they employed in Europe and elsewhere. We simply don't know, not yet, and we owe it to the country to find out.

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