What does employed mean?

Definitions for employed
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
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say employed in sign language?

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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. James Lankford:

    I think that has the greatest bang for the buck to be able to keep people employed. A one-time check that comes to someone is not as significant as knowing my job is going to be there.

  2. Brigitte Huerlimann:

    We are employed to represent the paper's open, liberal mind-set, and we will continue to fight for that despite the recent events.

  3. Akram Attallah:

    Dahlan employed this moment to present himself as the most efficient party in the Palestinian arena and a savior for Hamas.

  4. Arvind Krishna:

    We believe now is the time to begin a national dialogue on whether and how facial recognition technology should be employed by domestic law enforcement agencies, iBM firmly opposes and will not condone uses of any technology, including facial recognition technology offered by other vendors, for mass surveillance, racial profiling, violations of basic human rights and freedoms, or any purpose which is not consistent with our values.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    Housemaid is paid not for using her brain or head but for doing things as entrusted or said by the owner only; and the same rule applies to most of the people employed in the private corporate house.

Images & Illustrations of employed

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